InoStor Ships Next-Generation SATA-Based Network Storage Appliance

New InteliNAS M Series, based on Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003, enables branch offices and SMBs to share files among multiple client platforms securely, easily, and affordably

November 19, 2004, Poway, CA -- InoStor Corp., a Tandberg Data Company, today announced general availability of its next-generation M Series InteliNAS network storage appliances based on Microsoft(TM) Windows(TM) Storage Server. The highly scalable appliances feature Serial ATA (SATA) drive technology in 1U and 2U form factors with storage capacities ranging from 480GB to 4.8TB.

Built on the Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2003 platform, the InteliNAS M Series offers greater dependability, seamless integration and reduced management and administrative workloads. The high-performance appliances operate with all popular clients including Windows, UNIX, Apple, Linux and Novell.

The InteliNAS 1U is designed to meet entry-level storage requirements. Small and easy-to-deploy, it offers storage capacities of 480GB, 1.0TB and 1.6TB in a rack mount package. Additional features include dual Gigabit Ethernet ports, four hot-swappable frontloading SATA hard drives, and a 350W power supply.

InteliNAS 2U high-capacity devices offer storage capacities of 1.44TB, 3.0TB and 4.8TB in a 2U rackmount system. A convenient Web interface allows administrators to easily manage the system. Features include 12 hot-swappable SATA hard drives, dual 400W power supplies and dual Gigabit Ethernet interfaces for rapid response to user requests.

Both the 1U and 2U appliances support RAID 0, 1 and 5, and both offer optional tape autoloader or library as well as disk-to-disk and disk-to-tape backup.

MSRP for the Windows Storage Server-based InteliNAS appliances begins at $3,099 for the 1U form factor and $7,399 for the 2U form factor. Price includes a 3-year parts and limited labor warranty with free U.S.-based technical support and advanced exchange for the full 3 years. An optional 24/7 on-site service is also available. All InteliNAS M Series devices are available immediately.

About InoStor

InoStor Corp., a Tandberg Data Company, is a network storage technologies company; its products include network attached storage (NAS) appliances, tape-based automation, plus tape drive and media solutions. For more information call 858-726-1800 or visit the company's Web site at http://www.inostor.com.