PROMISE new Pegasus with Thunderbolt technology

Sunday, February 27th, 2011 | In Electronic Gadgets | Tags: ,

PROMISE Technology Inc., a Taiwanese computer hardware manufacturing company, has recently announced its new Pegasus hardware RAID solution with built-in Thunderbolt technology for lighting fast performance.

PROMISE new Pegasus Storage Line with Thunderbolt technology
~ PROMISE new Pegasus Storage Line with Thunderbolt technology ~

Pegasus is the industry first hardware RAID solution that comes in small form factor with all-new Thunderbolt technology and suitable for desktop computers. It is specially designed for creative professionals and users who require high capacity external storage with advanced performance and greatest data protection.

Pegasus has two Thunderbolt technology ports. Thunderbolt technology is an interface for connecting the Pegasus to a computer via a peripheral bus, it capable to deliver two channels of 10GB per second port of bandwidth and low latency to support high-performance systems such like eSATA and FireWire and DisplayPort. It can also connect multiple Pegasus enclosures to one another for additional storage up to 72TB.

Pegasus can to deliver a maximum of data transfer rate up to 800MB per second, which is about 12 times faster than Firewire 800 and 20 times faster than standard USB 2.0. It is available in 4-bay and 6-bay aluminum encloses with up to 12TB of storage capacities and supporting seven RAID modes, which including RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50 and 60.

Pegasus will be available in Q2 2011 in Apple Store and some authorized resellers.

Information via promise.


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