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UNIFOSA supporting HGST 8TB Helium HDDs for 12Gb Enterprise Class JBOD

【Taipei, July 9th, 2015】 UNIFOSA CORP. announced that complete line of 12Gb SAS JBOD solutions now support HGST's enterprise Ultrastar 8TB HDD drives, it enables enterprise users benefit from increased storage capacity, enhanced performance, and optimum energy efficiency for reduced total cost of ownership (TCO).
UNIFOSA enterprise-class JBOD accommodates the latest SAS 3.0 12Gb/s interface which boost up the throughput up to 4,800MB/s per host and it’s also easy for deployment and integration into Windows-based servers. The JBOD solution comes with either dual or single JBOD controller configuration for options. On each JBOD controller, there are three/four built-in 12Gb/s 4x mini SAS HD ports doubles bandwidth and throughput than former 6Gb/s interface. These SAS ports can be flexibly configured as either SAS host channel or SAS expansion port by request. It also incorporates the latest enhancements in SAS along with LSI DataBolt bandwidth optimizer technology. By leveraging DataBolt, it delivers optimized throughput by allowing users to gain 12Gb/s host speed with 6Gb/s drives.
The JBODs also provides GUI to monitor enclosure remotely via Ethernet. And it utilizes industry-standard SCSI enclosure services (SES) to monitor enclosure and disk conditions, such as temperature, voltage, fan speed and power supply status, etc. Hence, an easy-to-deploy JBOD with a complete management tool will be the best choice for Windows Servers.
The following models are compatible with HGST’s Ultrastar He8 HDDs: There are totally 3 platforms and 6 models available, including 2U 24Bay form factor (EP-2246J/JD-SCSC), 3U 16Bay form factor (EP-3166J1/JD1-SCSC) and 4U/24Bay form factor (EP-4246J/JD-SCSC).
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