OnStor Gets a Handle on File Storage
OnStor's SF4400 series SAN filer manages an enterprise's file services on a SAN.SAN file services vendor OnStor Inc. Tuesday rolled out its newest SAN filer for enterprises seeking the file-based simplicity of network-attached storage with the scalability and power of a storage area network. OnStors SF4400 series SAN filer is a hardware/software combo capable of managing an enterprises file services on a SAN. With more and more file-based enterprise data, users are looking for file storage options that are more scalable and manageable than current NAS offerings, according to Bob Miller, president and CEO of OnStor.
OnStors SF4400 series fills the bill by allowing the consolidation of NAS storage islands into one SAN with a common management interface, he added. The platform scales to 40 petabytes and is capable of up to 140,000 IOPS, officials said.