Amherst, NY (June 30, 2011) — ATTO Technology, Inc., a global leader of storage connectivity and infrastructure solutions for data-intensive computing environments, announced today that its Celerity Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters (HBAs) have been qualified by EMC Corporation as E-Lab™ tested for use with EMC® VNX® unified storage. ATTO's Fibre Channel HBAs provide the industry's only E-lab certified SAN connectivity solution for EMC unified storage in both Windows® and Mac OS® X environments. This qualification adds Celerity to the E-lab certification list along with EMC Celerra®, Symmetrix®, and CLARiiON® storage systems.
End users can now combine ATTO's fibre channel HBAs and EMC VNX unified storage to deploy a scalable, high-availability storage solution for rich-content creation, capture, and distribution. This solution is especially useful for professionals in industry's including media and entertainment, government and education, oil & gas, video surveillance and medical imaging.
"EMC's certification of ATTO's Fibre Channel host adapters reinforces ATTO's role in delivering storage infrastructure solutions," said Timothy J. Klein, president and CEO of ATTO Technology. "Now professionals using the most demanding workstation-based applications have direct access to EMC's VNX unified storage. ATTO is an EMC Select Partner, and this E-Lab certification is another way we offer our customers a high-performance and completely redundant storage solution adding enterprise features and reliability to their workflow."
ATTO's Celerity family of 8Gb/s and 4Gb/s Fibre Channel HBAs include single-, dual- and quad-channel configurations to provide reliable, high-performance connectivity while its multipathing solution provides load balancing and path failover for uninterrupted access to storage media. Pairing Celerity HBAs and EMC's VNX unified storage systems give customers an innovative solution that enhances workflow, improves storage utilization and simplifies management of many virtual resources. For more information on ATTO and EMC solutions, visit www.attotech.com/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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