Houston, TX, March 28, 2006 -- Texas Memory Systems, maker of the World's
Fastest Storage®, today announced that its 4-Gigabit Fibre Channel RamSan-400
solid state disk has been certified for use with ONStor's 2280 NAS gateways,
providing customers with a very high speed system for accelerating enterprise
applications like OLTP databases, batch processes, data warehouses, modeling
and video editing. Applications accelerated by solid state disks can support
more concurrent users, more simultaneous transactions and demand less technical
Texas Memory Systems' solid state disks are used worldwide by stock exchanges,
financial trading firms, e-commerce sites, telecommunications companies and
government agencies. They are typically used alongside hard disk-based RAID
storage and other components as part of a multi-vendor storage network. ONStor
NAS Gateways deliver shared file storage to Windows, UNIX, Linux, and Mac
clients and servers on a local area network.
The Texas Memory Systems RamSan-400 solid state disk is the industry's first
solid state disk with 4-Gigabit Fibre Channel interfaces capable of sustaining
3-Gigabytes per second of random data transfers. The RamSan-400
high-availability architecture includes IBM® ChipkillT -based technology,
redundant and hot swappable power supplies, redundant batteries, a four disk
RAID with hot swappable backup hard disk drives and Texas Memory Systems'
unique Active BackupT feature.
The ONStor Bobcat 2280 NAS Gateway offers a high-performance file data
streaming engine that delivers accelerated performance for content-rich
application environments. Its purpose-built hardware platform employs 64-bit
network processors to deliver a data throughput of 300MB per second.
"ONStor is committed to providing solutions that consolidate enterprise file
services on open SAN storage. Our relationship with Texas Memory Systems is a
great example of this, demonstrating that the open sharing of technology
creates interoperability and ease-of-use that ultimately benefits our mutual
customers," said Jon Toor, vice president of marketing at ONStor. "The
combination of our Bobcat NAS Gateways and Texas Memory Systems' cutting edge
technology expands the opportunities for both companies by delivering a
scalable, cost-effective NAS solution that addresses a wider range of
About Texas Memory Systems
Texas Memory Systems (http://www.texmemsys.com) manufactures the World's
Fastest Storage® and is the market leader in solid state disk technology. Their
RamSan line of solid state storage is used to accelerate enterprise
applications like OLTP databases, batch processes, and data warehouses,
modeling and video editing up to 2500%. Founded in 1978, they sell direct to
large enterprise and government organizations. They also sell through OEM and
ONStor is the leader in enterprise-class NAS Gateways that consolidate file
services on multi-vendor storage. ONStor storage solutions dramatically reduce
management costs by providing customers with the most easily scaled storage
environment, and reduce capital costs by delivering the freedom and flexibility
of the industry's most interoperable platform. ONStor products and technology
are offered by leading system integrators and resellers worldwide. All products
are backed by a host of support offerings and by ONStor's uncompromising
commitment to customer service. More information about ONStor can be found at
www.onstor.com or by calling toll-free 877-2ON-STOR (877-266-7867).
Texas Memory Systems, World's Fastest Storage, RamSan and Active Backup are
trademarks or registered trademarks of Texas Memory Systems. IBM and Chipkill
are trademarks of International Business Machines Corp. All other trademarks
belong to their respective owners.
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