RELEASE THURSDAY, AUGUST 16, 2001
Micro Resources, (GMR), Wins SEWPIII Contract Using Texas Memory Systems RAM-SAN
Texas - August 16, 2001 - Government Micro Resources, (GMR)
has been awarded the Storage portion of NASA's Scientific / Engineering
Workstation Procurement III, (SEWPIII) contract.
In addressing the demanding needs of file caching, NASA required each
participating vendor to offer a Solid State Disk solution.
extensive analysis, GMR selected Texas Memory Systems and its RAM-SAN product
line to meet the requirements for solid state disk submissions.
“GMR selected Texas Memory Systems because of its incredible speeds and
low cost per GB, compared to other slower and more expensive products,” said
Bob Keigley, GMR’s Vice President of Marketing. “The RAM-SAN line of
products will allow our Federal customers an opportunity to increase the speed
of their Storage Area Networks, especially where databases and mail servers are
RAM-SAN product line includes the RamSan-520 and the RamSan-210.
The RamSan-520, the “World’s Fastest Storage”, provides up to 64GB
of SDRAM storage, 3,000 MB/second of bandwidth and 750,000 random I/O’s per
second. In addition to being the
technology leader for solid state disks, Texas Memory Systems offers great value
by pricing their solid state disks for around $3,750 per GB.
view the RAM-SAN product as a key ingredient to the logical front end in the
storage hierarchy for the majority of our new Storage Area Network
installations”, says Steve Thomason, Business Development Manager of
Enterprise Storage at GMR. “The combination of price and performance show one
of the greatest values that we can offer our customers.”
About Texas Memory Systems
Texas Memory Systems, Inc.
manufactures the RAM-SAN family of solid state disks for storage networks. The RAM-SAN represents TMS’s sixth generation solid state
disk. The same technology,
previously only available to the military and intelligence community, is now
available in the commercial market. The
RAM-SAN excels in high I/O and high bandwidth environments where traditional
RAID systems fail to meet the needs of performance hungry applications.
Texas Memory Systems is a member of
the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA), Fibre Channel Industry
Association (FCIA), DAFS Collaborative and is partnered with FalconStor, HP, Oracle, and Sun in order to deliver the World’s Fastest Storage to
About Government Micro Resources,
is a leading network integrator and applications developer offering a portfolio
of large-scale open systems and client/server solutions for large or small
organizations. GMR offers leading-edge enterprise computing technologies,
superior price and performance.
offerings include a range of professional services that allow clients to
leverage today's information technology investments for enhanced performance now
and well into the 21st century. The
depth and breadth of GMR's services include software engineering design and
development, architectural and technical systems integration, complete SAN
solutions and consulting as well as business process analysis and
services from GMR link companies' current and future information technology (IT)
investments to their business strategy.
For more information, visit www.superSSD.com
or call Woody Hutsell, Marketing Director, at 713-266-3200.
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