updated 03:15 pm EDT, Thu August 4, 2005
QLogic, Mac OS X
today announced that their SANblade Fibre Channel HBAs (host bus adapters), SANbox switches, and SANsurfer software now support Mac OS X and the Xsan file system. QLogic's SANBlade HDA's boast 1.7 million hours between downtime and come with a five-year warrenty, while the SANbox 5200 recently won Storage Magazine product of the year. SANsurfer HBA device drivers, HBA management software and switch management software offer the capability to manage HBAs, switches and disk arrays from a single console.