updated 04:10 pm EDT, Tue September 26, 2006
Pro Studio RAID solutions
EZQuest has introduced a new line of Pro Studio Raid SATA storage solutions, which includes three models: Dual Multi-Lane, Single Multi-Lane PCI-Express and PCI-X. Designed for content creation professionals who have outgrown their current array of external FireWire drives, the storage solutions are available in Single-Channel 1.28TB, 2.0TB, 3.0TB, and Dual-Channel 2.56TB, 4.0TB, 6.0TB versions. Featuring four (4) or eight (8) hot-swappable 3Gb SATA II drives, the new solutions support complex and intensive 28/96 multi-track audio projects, by using innovative Multi-Lane technology. Dual-Channel is capable of delivering over 560MB/s sustained data throughput, while PCI-Express offers over 240MB/s and PCI-X delivers over 200MB/s sustained data throughput. All systems support 24-bit, 96kHz audio, DV25/DV50 and 720P HD and RAID 0/1/5/10/50 or JBOD as well as include a 3-year limited warranty. The Pro Studio Raid storage solutions are available now: Single-Channel systems are: $2,000 for 1.28TB capacity; $2,800 for 2.0TB capacity; and $3,750 for 3.0TB capacity. Dual-Channel systems are: $3,000 for 2.56TB capacity; $4,770 for 4.0TB capacity; and $6,630 for 6.0TB capacity.