SANTA FE SPRINGS, CA, September 2012 – Enhance Technology, Inc, a developer of SAN and NAS storage solutions for critical business applications, today announced that it has received certification for interoperability with the VMware VSphere 5 virtualization platform. Certification of Enhance Technology’s award-winning UltraStor ES and new DS-Series with VSphere 5 gives SMB and SME users the ability to integrate powerful SAN storage that offers full support for VSphere 5’s new feature set, fail-safe HA, seamless capacity expansion capabilities and the lowest TCO in the industry. Certified UltraStor ES and UltraStor DS models are now available for reference on the VMware Hardware Compatibility List.
“VSphere 5 certification reinforces Enhance Technology’s commitment to developing storage products that meet the stringent standards set by VMware and demonstrates the company’s dedication to our users by providing powerful centralized storage solutions that deliver a high level of reliability and performance as required for the VSphere 5 environment” said Billy Zou, director of product management for Enhance Technology. “We are excited to complete the rigorous VSphere 5 testing process and receive the VMware stamp of approval on our popular flagship storage platform”.
“The VSphere 5 and UltraStor combination allows customers to take full advantage of the unique strengths and capabilities of virtualization. By reducing the amount of physical hardware, an organization can greatly reduce operation and energy costs through the use of a centralized storage strategy. The UltraStor ES and DS-Series can help users leverage these benefits by providing an affordable and qualified solution that is ready to meet the demands of today’s complex physical and virtual computer environments” noted Zou.
About UltraStor ES
The UltraStor ES-Series is a professional, Enterprise-class storage system based on Enhance Technology’s award-winning UltraStor storage platform. UltraStor ES features modular system architecture with fail-safe, dual active controllers for uninterrupted business continuity and maximum data availability. The UltraStor ES -Series is specifically designed to thrive in high I/O, high traffic applications such as virtualization, data center networks, cloud environments and database hosting. UltraStor ES offers complete hardware redundancy, simplified storage management, capacity expansion up to 192TB and high-speed networking connectivity including 1GbE, 10GbE and 4G FC.
About UltraStor DS
The UltraStor DS-Series builds upon Enhance Technology’s UltraStor ES-Series and features a next-generation dual active, 8G FC controller design and new management interface. UltraStor DS-Series offers a substantial performance increase over previous 4G FC models and provides up to eight physical 8G ports – delivering bandwidth capabilities beyond 1,900MB/s. UltraStor DS is designed for professional post production facilities, data centers, cloud environments, database storage and hosting providers. UltraStor DS offers complete hardware redundancy, powerful new management features, capacity expansion up to 192TB and leading 8G FC performance.
About Enhance Technology
Founded in 1997, Enhance Technology designs and manufactures high performance storage systems and products for the digital content creation, medical imaging, security surveillance, data archive applications and IT market. Headquartered in Santa Fe Springs, California with Asia branch office in Taipei, Taiwan and Europe branch in UK, Enhance Technology has become a world leader in hybrid I/O storage design and development. For more information about Enhance Technology, the UltraStor ES Series, or Storage Virtualization, please visit www.enhance-tech.com or contact your authorized Enhance dealers worldwide.
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