New Modular SAN Solution from Overland Storage Delivers
High Performance and High Availability for Business Applications
Customizable SnapSAN S1000 Offers Dual
iSCSI, Fibre Channel, or SAS Connections
Overland Storage, announced the
expansion of its SAN product portfolio with the new SnapSAN S1000, a 2U 12-drive
modular SAN solution
that delivers highly available
storage services for business critical applications that require superior
performance. The flexible design of the SnapSAN S1000 enables it to be
customized with single or dual 1GbE or 10 GbE iSCSI, Fibre Channel or SAS
controllers; mix-and-match high performance SAS, enterprise or green SATA drives
in the same chassis; and the ability to effortlessly scale from 1.2TB to 120TB
by connecting up to four
no-single-point-of-failure architecture, the SnapSAN S1000 is equipped with
fully redundant, hot pluggable components for all major functions including RAID
controllers, power supplies, fan modules, battery backup modules, and SAS JBOD
expansion ports. With online capacity expansion, read/write snapshots, auto
drive spin down, zero-downtime upgrades, as well as superior throughput and
IOPS, the S1000 delivers best-in-class performance making it an ideal storage
platform for cloud storage, SQL, Microsoft Exchange, file backup, and email
storage, as well as virtual server environments such as VMware and Hyper-V.
“Companies today are using a
broad spectrum of applications to run their critical business systems, so a
one-size-fits-all approach to data storage is not ideal for any business.
Overland’s customizable SnapSAN S1000 solution enables businesses to deploy a
system that matches their storage requirements today, while providing the
ability to grow and change as their businesses do,” said Benjamin Woo, program
vice president, worldwide storage systems, IDC.
“With its focus on
full redundancy, power savings and a modular design, the SnapSAN S1000 is a
great solution for companies with performance- and availability-driven data
Features and Benefits
Design – The modular
design of the SnapSAN S1000 enables companies to create a system based on
current and future data storage requirements. It can be configured with up
to two 1GbE or 10GbE iSCSI, Fibre Channel, or SAS controllers.
Availability – In
addition to providing redundant components, the SnapSAN S1000 offers a dual
controller option for load balancing and failover to ensure that valuable
business data and critical applications are available at all times.
Essential components are fully redundant and hot pluggable including the RAID
controllers, power supplies, fan modules, battery backup modules, and JBOD
expansion with dual SAS controllers.
Performance – The
SnapSAN iSCSI configurations deliver superior performance that supports critical
online services including cloud storage, SQL, Microsoft Exchange, and high-end
video surveillance storage solutions.
Data Protection –
With advanced RAID level support, read/write snapshots, and support for
Microsoft VSS (Volume Shadow Copy Services), the SnapSAN supports business
continuity and increases backup efficiency while ensuring application
consistency during backup and replication.
Storage Design –
SnapSAN is designed with “green” features for power saving. Power
consumption can be reduced to a minimum with auto disk spin down. Environmental
temperatures are monitored and fan modules are automatically adjusted as needed.
with the Business –
The SnapSAN S1000 is a 2U system that can be configured with as little as 1.2TB
(SAS), and seamlessly expands to 120TB (SATA) utilizing SnapDisk E1000 expansion
units. Online capacity expansion gives companies the ability to scale
their storage volumes and RAID sets with zero downtime.
Pricing and Availability
SnapSAN S1000 will be
available at BackupWorks sometime in November 2010 at a starting price of $6,995
for a 4TB iSCSI solution.
The SnapDisk E1000
expansion unit is available at a starting price of $4,195 without drives. For
more information, please contact your BackupWorks Account Rep at 866 801 2944