June 26th, 2009 – Burbank, CA – Archion, the media and entertainments leading provider of intelligent media storage solutions, recently announced the integration of the Alliance 24XE storage system into the Alliance Pro network, providing an unparalleled SAN experience.
Archion’s Alliance Pro is a turnkey storage area network (SAN) solution that delivers file-level sharing capabilities, complete support for cross platforms (MAC, Windows and Linux), hardware RAID protection, combined Fibre Channel and GigE client interfaces, extremely high throughput, simple scalability, low maintenance, and the award winning Vdisk™ technology.
The Alliance Pro has been available in 16 drive configurations. It is also now available in a 24 drive configuration with up to 1200 MB/s in throughput. With four (4) high-speed FC ports, up to three workstations can be connected directly without a FC switch. Integrate a FC switch to add SAN seats and additional chassis’s to significantly increase bandwidth and capacity.
Designed for Post and Graphics professionals, the Alliance Pro delivers on all fronts. Not only does it meet critical post production technical requirements, it is the most cost effective turnkey SAN solution in the industry.
Archion is delivering the Alliance 24XE based SAN system now.
Archion Technologies, based in Burbank, CA, is a leading provider of intelligent networked storage solutions specifically designed for post production and graphic professionals. Founded by a team of post production, technology and entertainment industry professionals in 1999, Archion set out to create a new standard of data protection and performance for those creating video, audio and graphical content. Since then, Archion’s high-performance storage technology has been critical to the success of hundreds of TV and feature film projects and is prominently used in Avid, Apple, Adobe, Autodesk and Pro Tools environments. www.archion.com
The Archion storage solutions are all designed for post production and graphical design requirements, including DI (2K, 4K) and uncompressed HD workflows. Ranging from completely integrated, full-featured storage area network (SAN) solutions to highly compatible, uniquely intelligent, add-on RAID storage systems for other popular SANs, Archion’s advanced solutions are all powered by the award-winning and patent pending Vdisk™ technology for a more flexible and scalable experience.
Contact: Dan Harary