Amherst, NY (September 9, 2010) — ATTO Technology, Inc., a global leader of storage connectivity and infrastructure solutions for data-intensive computing environments, today announced that ATTO Celerity Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters (HBA) are now available through EMC® Select, a program which helps customers easily acquire components that comprise an information infrastructure. ATTO Celerity 8Gb/s and 4Gb/s host bus adapters are the only HBAs that allow Mac OS X® and Windows® 7, Vista and XP host systems to connect directly to EMC Celerra® EMC CLARiiON® and EMC Symmetrix® storage systems.
ATTO Multipath Director™, a technology available with ATTO's Fibre Channel HBAs, provides improved storage performance and reliability by leveraging failover/failback and load balancing capability. In addition to providing direct connectivity from workstations to storage arrays, the solution can also be used in SAN environments for multiple-user access to pooled storage.
“Mac OS X and Windows 7, Vista and XP have long been the hosts of choice for the digital creation and IT markets,” said Matt Mainstruck, manager of EMC Select Program. “ATTO's Fibre Channel solution provides customers with high availability connectivity to EMC's market leading and enterprise-class storage systems to meet the needs of these environments.”
“ATTO is pleased to be a part of the EMC Select program,” said Tim Klein, President and CEO, ATTO Technology, Inc. “Our technology offers direct block access to storage and this will enable media and entertainment and IT users to more efficiently manage real-time, performance-demanding applications.” ATTO 8Gb/s and 4Gb/s Fibre Channel HBAs are available immediately through EMC Select. Please visit /solutions/emc.
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For nearly 30 years, ATTO Technology, Inc., has been a global leader across the IT and media and entertainment markets, specializing in storage and network connectivity and infrastructure solutions for the most data-intensive computing environments. ATTO works collaboratively with partners to deliver a wide range of end-to-end, customized solutions to better store, manage and deliver big data. With a focus toward markets that require higher performance and with a dedication to working as an extension of customer’s design teams, ATTO manufactures host and RAID adapters, network adapters, storage controllers, Thunderbolt-enabled devices, switches and software. ATTO solutions provide a high level of connectivity to all storage interfaces, including Fibre Channel, SAS, SATA, iSCSI, 40/10GbE, FCoE and Thunderbolt. Distributing its cutting-edge products worldwide through Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), systems integrators, value added resellers (VARs) and authorized resellers, ATTO is the Power Behind the Storage.
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