updated 02:15 pm EDT, Tue August 22, 2006
Portable 1.5TB RAID ships
Other World Computing today began shipping its new Mercury Elite-AL Pro FW800/400+USB2 RAID external hard drive array, offering from 320GB to 1.5TB of storage capacity. The drive array features FireWire 400 and USB 2.0 connectivity along with the latest SATA II 3G hard drive functionality. The new Mercury Elite-AL Pro RAID Solutions provide two FireWire 800 ports, one FireWire 400 port, and one USB 2.0 port. Each unit ships with FireWire 800, FireWire 400, USB cables, EMC Retrospect Backup software, and Intech HD Speedtools. The storage arrays are backed by a two-year OWC warranty, while internal mechanisms are guaranteed by an additional three-year manufacturer's warranty. OWC's Mercury Elite-AL Pro RAID array is priced from $280.