Enterprise Storage Hardware
Decru's DataFort 2.0 line of security appliances stands out from the competition in its ability to protect virtually all types of storage, including tapes, RAID arrays and file shares.WINNER Decru Inc.
Decru DataFort 2.0 Decrus DataFort 2.0 line of security appliances stands out from the competition in its ability to protect virtually all types of storage, including tapes, RAID arrays and file shares.
OnStor Bobcat NAS Gateway 1.2 With file server and network-attached storage growth almost out of control in most IT data centers, innovative products such as the OnStor Bobcat NAS Gateway can help consolidate storage resources. The product lets IT managers use the storage units residing in their SANs and repurpose them for file services. Unlike other NAS gateway products, the Bobcat can concurrently use heterogeneous SAN storage from a range of vendors, including EMC Corp., Hitachi Data Systems Corp. and Hewlett-Packard Co. More information is at www.onstor.com. Isilon Systems Inc.
Isilon IQ 1440 and 2250 Isilon Systems (www.isilon.com) cluster-ready Isilon IQ network storage system units have impressive scalability and manageability that should make them a good choice for digital content creators. The 1.44TB-capacity IQ 1440 and 2.25TB IQ 2250 use a powerful distributed file system to provide a level of scalability that isnt often found in the NAS space. With an IQ system in place, an IT manager can add more Isilon 1440 and 2250 units to the network when additional storage capacity is needed. Through the use of commodity hardware and inexpensive SATA (Serial ATA) drives, an Isilon IQ cluster can deliver large storage capacities at a reasonable price. Excellence Awards Winners and Finalists: