StorMagic Announces Integrated SAN Solution for Small and Medium Businesses.Company to Offer SMBs a Complete, Easy-to-Use Solution for Building and Managing a Storage Area Network
EDEN PRAIRIE Eden Prairie
A city of eastern Minnesota, a residential suburb of Minneapolis. Population: 57,300. , Minn. -- StorMagic, a fast-growing developer of iSCSI SAN management software, today announced the StorMagic SMTB[TM] Storage Area Network (SAN) solution for configuring and managing multiple servers. This integrated solution designed for small and medium businesses (SMBs) includes the StorMagic SM[TM] Series software and a 2U 12-drive bay Supermicro industry-standard storage server. Offered as ready-to-install solutions, these systems are available in 3, 7, and 11 Terabyte One trillion bytes. Also TB, Tbyte and T-byte. See tera and space/time.
(unit) terabyte - 2^40 = 1,099,511,627,776 bytes = 1024 gigabytes or roughly 10^12 bytes.
(Note the spelling - one 'r'). See prefix. (TB) RAID 5 capacities; the StorMagic SM Series software provides easy set-up, data migration and monitoring capabilities of Windows-based servers. The SMTB family also offers RAID 6 features when populated pop·u·late
tr.v. pop·u·lat·ed, pop·u·lat·ing, pop·u·lates
1. To supply with inhabitants, as by colonization; people.
2. with five or more disk drives.
"Server and/or storage managers now have access to a powerful and intuitive management platform that allows Microsoft Server volume creation, automatic migration, and automatic volume expansion to be done from the same interface window," said Mike Stolz, VP of marketing at StorMagic. "With this new product, we are providing a complete solution that enables small and medium organizations to consolidate all of their storage needs through a single, easy-to-use solution. We are replacing a typical 22-step set-up of three applications with a six-click, intuitive appliance set-up. The StorMagic SM series software running on these platforms provides fast and efficient implementation and management of the SAN, allowing system administrators to deploy and use their SAN in hours rather than days."
The new StorMagic SMTB series includes three product choices, all of them based on a common platform, a 2U 12-bay enclosure enclosure (inclosure) n. land bounded by a fence, wall, hedge, ditch or other physical evidence of boundary. Unfortunately, too often these creations are not included among the actual legally-described boundaries and cause legal problems.
ENCLOSURE. with dual hot-swap power supplies, dual core Xeon processor and two 1 Gb Ethernet ports A socket on a computer or network device for plugging in an Ethernet cable. See WAN port. . SMTB4F features four 1 TB hot-swap disk drives and two Microsoft Server access licenses. It is upgradeable to four, six, or unlimited Microsoft Server access licenses, as well as capacity to up to 12 TB. SMTB8F features eight 1 TB hot-swap disk drives and comes with four Microsoft Server access licenses, which can be upgraded to six or unlimited access, and up to 12 TB capacity by adding four 1 TB disk drives. SMTB12F provides 11 TB of RAID 5 storage via twelve 1 TB hot-swap disk drives, and is licensed for unlimited Microsoft Server access.
To find out more about the new SMTB product line, go to http://www.stormagic.com/products.php.
Pricing and Availability
The StorMagic SMTB Series is available now through a worldwide network of channel partners at an MSRP MSRP Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price
MSRP Message Session Relay Protocol
MSRP Multi-Species Recovery Plan (US Fish & Wildlife Service)
MSRP Member of the Society for Radiological Protection (UK) starting at US$9,999. To find a StorMagic reseller An organization that sells hardware and software to the general public. Resellers purchase products from software publishers and hardware manufacturers. , visit http://www.stormagic.com/resellers.php.
StorMagic is a fast-growing provider of cost-effective cost-effective,
n the minimal expenditure of dollars, time, and other elements necessary to achieve the health care result deemed necessary and appropriate. storage management software solutions that automate To turn a set of manual steps into an operation that goes by itself. See automation. and centralize cen·tral·ize
v. cen·tral·ized, cen·tral·iz·ing, cen·tral·iz·es
1. To draw into or toward a center; consolidate.
2. the management of existing storage resources of small and medium organizations. With an executive team of storage veterans from companies such as Adaptec, Xiotech, and Seagate, the company has brought to market an easy-to-use and highly reliable software with superior data management and migration capabilities, helping organizations protect and manage their mission-critical data. StorMagic has offices in Bristol, United Kingdom, and Eden Prairie, Minn. For more information, please call (800) 517-5282 or visit www.stormagic.com.