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XTORE TO PARTNER WITH WASABI TO LAUNCH IP-SAN ISCSI APPLIANCE FOR SMB MARKET

04/16/2007

  • WASABI SYSTEMS® Storage Builder64&trade OS
  • Software and Hardware RAID Configurations
  • High Capacity, Low Cost SATA 3G Technology
  • Ease-of-maintenance Web-based Storage Management Interface

City of Industry, Ca. - April 16, 2007 - Many IT end-users can benefit from the features and performance of IP-SAN solutions with today's technology. As the global leader of server and storage system provider, Xtore is pleased to introduce the XI 1000 IP-SAN iSCSI Appliance, the cost-effective and high scalable solution that enables advantages of security and flexibility. The XI 1000 utilizes best-in-class components from top-quality manufactures, such as 3WARE® 9550SX series SATA RAID controller and WASABI SYSTEMS® Mid-range StorageBuilder™ iSCSI software. It is designed based upon the ground-breaking technologies for entry and midrange storage markets.

XI 1000 Series IP-SAN iSCSI appliance complies to IETF iSCSI RFC standard, provides unparalleled iSCSI supports, such as Multiple Connections per Session (MC/s), CHAP (one-way and mutual), LUN masking, Header and Data Digest, iSNS, SLP. XI 1000 series IP-SAN iSCSI based appliance also support networking protocol, such as IPv4, IPv6, TCP Checksum and Segmentation Offload, and Jumbo Frames. Powered by WASABI Mid-Range Storage Builder64™ iSCSI software solution, this 2U form factor appliance is available in software and hardware RAID configurations. XI-212R-ABB-WBH that is driven by 3WARE® 9550SX-12 RAID technology, is an ideal option for customers who prefer high performance hardware RAID configuration. XI 1000 series supports twelve Serial ATA 300 (SATA II) hot-swap hard disk drives (HDD) or up to 9TB of storage capacity.

XI 1000 series also provide ease-of-maintenance features, such as browser-based monitoring utility, e-mail notification and command line interface storage management to the end-users. Hardware monitoring is accessible through LED display on the front bezel. With such incredible features, SMB will have a worry-free management issues given the fact that XI 1000 provides high performance, high reliability and ease of management.

"Unlike the traditional server based storage, the XI-1000 Series IP-SAN iSCSI Appliance offers consistent efficiency and compatibility," said Gene Lee, Vice President of AIC. "The unprecedented XI 1000 delivers high performance and scalability at its peak and better solutions to meet long term management needs."

"Together, Wasabi and Xtore have created a world-class IP-SAN solution," said Frank Logan, President and CEO of Wasabi Systems. "Based on the Wasabi Storage Builder64(R) OS, the XI 1000 IP-SAN iSCSI Appliance brings exceptional flexibility and high-level security and manageability at an unbeatable price point to the SMB market."

About Xtore
Xtore is the storage business unit of Advanced Industrial Computer, Inc. (AIC). Xtore is a major provider of white box and custom storage systems for the small to medium sized business, enterprise and OEM markets. With over a decade of experience designing and manufacturing end-to-end storage solutions, Xtore is expert at providing customers with the storage technology they need, delivered 100% through solution providers, to achieve long-term business goals. For more information about Xtore and its storage portfolio, please visit www.xtore.com.

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