The new release of the StoneFlex Quad Unified Storage & Server (QUSS™) provides full Datacenter Consolidation in one Fault Tolerant Appliance
Hayward, Calif. – August 30, 2010 – StoneFly, Inc., a leading supplier of integrated IP storage area network (SAN) systems and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dynamic Network Factory, Inc. (DNF), has released the newest member to the Stonefly StoneFlex product family, the StoneFlex Quad Unified Storage & Server (QUSS™). Uniting Clustered Storage and Servers into one hardware appliance, the QUSS™ is ideal for enterprising organizations that are in need to consolidate their datacenter into a Fault Tolerant Appliance.
Through the StoneFlex QUSS™ consumers can ensure total hardware utilization while reducing power/cooling cost as well as allocating resources to more demanding applications all without the additional cost of obtaining other hardware devices.
The StoneFlex QUSS™ Standard Unit comes with a Clustered IPSAN. In addition, what make the QUSS™ unique are its 2 Flex Modules that customers can pick and choose to build their environment. Some of server modules that are available for QUSS™ include an additional IP SAN Cluster Controller for more storage power, VMWare Fault Tolerant Cluster to ensure storage and server consolidation, Microsoft Cluster, Windows Server, Windows Storage Server (WSS), Linux Servers as well as Custom Built Servers. This ensures that the customer’s Server Virtualization and storage needs are met all in one hardware appliance. QUSS™ Hardware is packed with latest and greatest technologies to provide the best possible performance in a most cost effective package. Technologies such as multi 10Gb Interface, Full fault tolerance, Quad XEON processors and up to 384GB memory per module are some of them.
“iSCSI pioneer is expanding its vision by providing a single fault tolerant appliance to house a complete datacenter and provide a solid platform for a Cloud Computing environment,” says Bahman Jalali (B.J.), Director of Product Management at Stonefly, “This single appliance offers simplified management, and ease of mind by providing redundant components in all levels.”
About StoneFly, Inc.
StoneFly, Inc., headquartered in San Diego, was founded in April 2000 to deliver upon the vision of simple and affordable storage optimization and disaster recovery protection through IP SAN solutions. StoneFly is a business division of Dynamic Network Factory, Inc. (DNF), a leading maker of high-performance network attached storage, storage area networks, RAID and iSCSI systems. For more information on StoneFly, please visit www.stonefly.com or www.iscsi.com
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