Data is the critical information that businesses need to survive – making reliable data backup the ultimate objective for many IT professionals. StorTrends offers secure, reliable and simple backup solutions at a reasonable and budget-friendly price point.
With increasing crime and everyday lawsuits, companies and organizations are being forced to increase video surveillance activities. This means increasing camera counts, recording at higher resolutions and growing video retention. This means the video surveillance solution needs to be a living environment adaptable to the changes of the business. From small businesses to convention centers to casinos running thousands of cameras, the StorTrends 3500i offers the most efficient, powerful and cost effective solution in the market today for video surveillance storage.
The StorTrends 3500i combines SSD drives and NL-SAS spinning drives within the primary appliance to provide a combination of performance and capacity to meet the video storage requirements for storing, playing back and replicating the video. The StorTrends 3500i expands by adding StorTrends 3202j JBODs downstream via live capacity expansion. Growing vertically allows for cost effective deep growth for storage retention. Utilizing Auto Data Tiering, the StorTrends 3500i can promote any stored videos to the SSD drive layer allowing for fast video playback. This allows for the highest performance while growing the overall capacity at the most reasonably priced solution in the market.
Optimized to support VMware ESXi, Microsoft Hyper-V, Citrix Xen and Red Hat RHEV, the StorTrends 3500i Hybrid Storage Array delivers solid state drive (SSD) caching, tiering and automatically tuned volumes capabilities within the same array to achieve dramatic enterprise performance and reliability at an extremely affordable price point.Benefits of Virtualization and Centralized Storage include the following:
StorTrends offers a Plug-In for VMware vSphere allowing users to manage the StorTrends appliances directly from within the VMware vSphere management GUI. This allows for ease of management for both the servers and the storage from one location. StorTrends also supports the VMware VAAI primitives allowing for enhanced functionality and reduced management time of the storage appliance. The VAAI primitives are essentially “shortcuts” to performing advanced management task within the StorTrends appliance allowing for extreme ease of management for IT Admins.
Whether it is virtualizing 2 or 10,000 physical servers, StorTrends appliances have the ability to provide the storage performance and ease of management network administrators require to sustain a stable and efficient IT Environment.