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Xtore to Partner with iStor Networks and PSSC Labs to Showcase High-end IP-SAN iSCSI Solution at SC07

11/12/2007

SuperComputing 2007 - Booth #443
  • PSSC Labs PowerServe A2400 1U iSCSI initiator note powered by eight processor cores and 32 GB DDR II System Memory
  • Xtore 3U 16-bay iSCSI target note loaded with iStor Networks GigaStorATX/10 network storage controller with 10Gbps Ethernet bandwidth.
  • This IP-SAN iSCSI solution uses iSCSI protocol over 10G Ethernet for data transmission. Storage management is connected through a separate 10/100 Mbps management port

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif. - November 12, 2007 - Xtore Extreme Storage, the Storage Business Unit of Advanced Industrial Computer, Inc. has partnered with iStor Networks and PSSC Labs to stage a live-demonstration of high-end IP-SAN iSCSI solution that utilizes 10G Ethernet network and quad-core server technology.

Xtore's live demonstration showcases the alignment of high-end IP-SAN iSCSI technology with high performance computing architecture via 10G Ethernet network in delivering robust performance. SC07 attendees can take the opportunity to preview this eagerly-awaited next- generation storage demonstration.

In this joint-demonstration, PSSC Labs' eight cores high performance iSCSI initiator note will be connected to Xtore IP-SAN iSCSI target node powered by iStor Networks GigaStorATX/10 network storage controller, providing up to 10Gbps data throughput. A separate RJ-45 management port is dedicated for storage management, supporting auto-negotiation and operation at 10/100 Mbps throughput.

"The rapid growth of storage demand requires the HPC professionals to find high performance yet cost-effective solutions," said Gene Lee, the Corporate Vice President of AIC. "The collaboration of Xtore and iStor Networks at the SC07 conference is to uncover the high performance and high efficiency IP-SAN iSCSI storage solution offers at a reasonable cost."

"We are proud to provide AIC/Xtore with our breakthrough 10-Gigabit Ethernet iSCSI technology that sets new standards of price/performance for network storage solutions" according to Kevin Daly, CEO, iStor Networks Inc. "Our two companies together bring a depth of experience and innovative storage technology to address the growing customer application requirements for high performance computing solutions."

About Xtore Extreme Storage
Xtore Extreme Storage is a business unit of Advanced Industrial Computer, Inc. (AIC), headquartered in Los Angeles, USA. Xtore is a global market leader in delivering white box storage systems, subsystems and data protection solutions to the distribution channel, OEM and ODM markets.

About iStor Networks
iStor Networks, Inc., is an innovative technology leader providing network storage solutions to OEM's, VARs and System Integrators. Our leading edge iSCSI technology sets new standards for cost effectiveness, world class performance and ease of use. Our integraStor&trade products address business- critical needs for flexibility, affordability and high performance iSCSI Storage.

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