Buffalo updates its TeraStation III iSCI range

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buffalo terastation.jpgStorage giants Buffalo have today unveiled the latest version of their TeraStation III iSCSI product range.

The Buffalo TeraStation III iSCSI Desktop and 1U Rackmount units offer data transfer speeds of up to 92MB/s, allowing critical business data to be managed, stored and backed up quickly, efficiently and securely. The desktop unit is available in capacities of 2TB and 4TB, whilst the 1U Rackmount unit is available in 2TB, 4TB, 6THB and 8TB.

Paul Hudson, Northern European Sales Director, Buffalo Technology, said: “The potential for iSCSI within small and medium sized business environments is enormous. The TeraStation III iSCSI will allow organisations to back up all their data and make it appear as just another drive on the server. The beauty of iSCSI is that you can aggregate a lot of different devices into one logical volume and for IT managers this makes life infinitely easier and cheaper than backing up to the primary storage tier.

The Buffalo TeraStation III iSCSI for Desktop or 1U Rackmount features include:

* Fully populated, 4 bay, 4 drive device<br />
* Up to 92MByte/s iSCSI high speed data transfer<br />
* Supports RAID levels 0, 1, 5, 10 and Standard<br />
* Advanced RAID system to continually check hard drive performance<br />
* Resilient - Replace faulty hard drives with the Hot Swap functionality without interruption of work<br />
* Hot Spare feature automatically switches failed drive to spare drive to ensure redundancy<br />
* Dual Ethernet connectivity for port trunking<br />
* 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet port and Jumbo Frame capability for higher transfer speeds<br />
* LCD Status Display, easy setup wizard management through intuitive web interface<br />
* Supports UPS connectivity via USB port<br />
* Supported OS: Windows Server 2003/2008, Windows®7(64/32bit), Windows® Vista&#x2122;, Windows® XP, Windows® 2000 (32bit), Windows XP Media Center Edition 2004/2005<br />
* Available as Desktop or 1U 19" Rackmount<br />
* Warranty 3 Years<br />
* Available as 2TB, 4TB, (Desktop), 2TB, 4TB 6TB and 8TB capacities (Rackmount)

For availability and pricing information, visit www.buffalo-technology.com.

Gerald Lynch
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