12Gb/s SAS storage solutions

LSI Corporation has announced that its 12Gb/s SAS storage solutions will power more than 100 new server models based on the Intel Xeon Processor E5-2600 v2 product family. Leading server manufacturers that have selected LSI 12Gb/s SAS and MegaRaid solutions to provide accelerated storage performance and enterprise data protection for their next-generation server platforms include Asustek, Fujitsu, Gigabyte, Huawei, Intel, and Supermicro.

According to LSI, its 12Gb/s SAS technology delivers 50 per cent greater storage I/O performance. Combined with the Intel Xeon Processor E5-2600 v2 product family, which is based on 22nm process technology and delivers greatly reduced power consumption as well as increased performance, the resulting solution is a powerful platform for next-generation servers.

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