– Ellipse Enterprise Fibre Channel HBA for Mac OS X on Booth SL8208 –
St. Louis, Missouri, 13 February 2008 â€” Studio Network Solutions (SNS), a premier provider of post production storage systems for video and audio, today announced it will showcase the newest extension to its product family, the Ellipseâ„¢ Enterprise Fibre Channel HBA for Mac OS X, on booth SL8208 at NAB 2008.
The new Ellipse Enterprise Fibre Channel HBA (Host Bus Adapter) delivers an industry breakthrough: the ability for Mac servers and workstations to reliably use the high-availability multipathing features in enterprise-class storage systems from IBM, EMC, LSI, SUN, and others.
â€œMany storage professionals have learned that getting Mac servers to integrate and work flawlessly with their enterprise SAN is a challenging task. Significant obstacles have always existed when presenting storage from EMC, IBM and other first tier providers to a Mac,â€? stated Jeremy Strootman, Director of Worldwide Sales at Studio Network Solutions. â€œThe Ellipse Enterprise HBA addresses the goal of reliably integrating Mac systems into a large corporationâ€™s storage strategy.â€?
Along with Ellipse Enterprise, SNS will also be showcasing Evo, the revolutionary shared storage solution that includes 10Gb iSCSI SAN & NAS, multiple 4Gb Fibre Channel and the ability to bridge existing storage all in one box. There will also be demonstrations of The Postmap Operating Environment, the companiesâ€™ established search and asset management software for creative workgroups that has complete integration with SANmp.
Visitors to the SNS booth will be able to have hands-on demonstrations of the entire SNS product line, as well as meet with Ted Richardson, SNSâ€™s Director of Product Management and Jeremy Strootman, Director of Worldwide Sales.