Take Accusys ExaSAN B08S3-PS and Angelbird SSD with you everywhere

Published on Thursday, 18 September 2014

Angelbird solid state drive model Angelbird ED361 recommended for the Accusys ExaSAN RAID storage system to be demonstrated at IBC Show 2014 (Booth #Hall 6. C10.)

Amsterdam, Netherlands – IBC Show 2014 –Angelbird Technologies GmbH, an innovative manufacturer of solid state drives (SSDs), and Accusys Storage Ltd., a pioneer provider of PCIe RAID products, jointly announced an extended strategic partnership pairing the Accusys ExaSAN 8-bay PCIe 3.0 compact storage (Model B08S3-PS) and 8-bay PCIe 3.0 desktop storage (Model A08S3-PS) with Angelbird SSD options.

The new Accusys ExaSAN B08S3-PS RAID storage system is a big performer on 4K workflows. It takes full advantage of the PCI Express protocol throughout the storage path and can copy a 1TB file in 12 minutes. Specially configured with 8 Angelbird ED361 SSD drives, the system delivers blazing-fast performance greater than 1800 MB/s, more than twice the speed of Thunderbolt. And it’s no longer necessary to adapt compressed video files for viewing or editing, as these drives deliver incredibly fast transactional performance whether files are compressed or uncompressed.

The Angelbird ED361 is perfect for media professionals who require SSD speed and worry-free reliability. Like all Angelbird solid-state drives, Angelbird ED361 uses only the best components, and its stylish-but-tough case, milled from a single block of highest-quality aluminum, keeps your data safe. It’s a perfect match for the Accusys ExaSan B08S3-PS. This compact storage solution weighs less than 5kg (11 pounds) and easily fits in any transportable cart system for on-set, on-location, or near-set use by DIT for ingest, copy, and post-production work.

About Angelbird

Angelbird Technologies GmbH is a hi-tech company based in Vorarlberg, which, although the smallest province of Austria, has an international reputation as a region of pioneering and innovation. The company’s headquarters is in the town of Lustenau, surrounded by mountains and close to the borders of Switzerland and Germany. The team behind Angelbird is young, experienced, and passionate, with a love for quality and attention to detail. Angelbird products are developed with the environment in mind.

About Accusys

Accusys has been a worldwide leader in the design, manufacturing, and marketing of RAID products since 1995, having delivered many generations of cutting-edge and innovative RAID products. With years of experience in the storage market, our product lines fulfill versatile applications, ranging from small offices to mission-critical data centers, covering all major storage interfaces. Accusys started ExaSAN for the post-production industry in 2009 and provides a wide range of tower and rackmount PCIe storage systems. In 2010, Accusys created the first PCIe switch and is the leading manufacturer of PCIe storage products in the market.