Reno, NV (April 6, 2010)–SAN Solutions has introduced its ArtiSAN Storage and Application platforms. The Storage Platform has been designed for small workgroup media production environments, while the Application Platform is a specifically customized configuration, suited for media applications.
The Storage Platform is configured with either 450 GB SAS drives, 600 GB SAS drives or 2 TB SATA drives, in a 16-slot, 3RU enclosure. All RAID formats are supported, including RAID5 and RAID6. The Storage Platform also features 4×8 GB fiber-channel host ports, active-active controllers, global hot-sparing, dual redundant power supplies, automatic call-home break-fix repair, and three-year, 24/7 onsite support plans.
The Application Platform is available in a 1RU or 2RU enclosure, and is targeted for trans-coding and distribution applications; audio-normalization processing; media logging and scripting environments, media gateways; media NAS environments; and media indexing. Configurations can be deployed as standalone appliances or integrated within small-workgroup or large-enterprise SAN or NAS environments.