updated 08:45 am EDT, Tue May 23, 2006
OWC FireWire 750GB RAID
Other World Computing (OWC) today expanded its Mercury Elite storage line with new OWC Mercury Elite-AL 800 Pro RAID-1 Mirror FireWire 800/400 solution. "The Mercury Elite-AL Pro RAID-1 Mirror Solution provides for high performance data needs while offering the security of a real-time, 'mirrored' backup," said Larry O'Connor, president of OWC. "For situations where you just can't be too careful with mission-critical data, this solution provides the peace of mind you've been looking for." The Mirror RAID design provides a seamless internal backup of all data. All OWC Mercury Elite-AL Pro 800 RAID-1 Mirror models are covered by a two-year warranty and come with EMC Retrospect Backup, Intech Hard Disk SpeedTools, SoftRAID and all required connecting cables. OWC Mercury Elite-AL Pro 800 RAID-1 Mirror Solutions are preconfigured specifically for use with any Mac running Mac OS X 10.2.x or later. The 750GB model is $1,220, while other models are $400 (250GBx2), $450 (320GBx2), $620 (400GBx2), and $830 (500GBx2).