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ATTO Technology

September 08, 2016 04:00 ET

ATTO Technology to Showcase Thunderbolt™ 3 to 40GbE Connectivity at IBC

With Twice the Throughput of Thunderbolt 2 Connectivity, New ThunderLink® Devices Provide the Fastest Ethernet Connection via Thunderbolt in the Market

AMHERST, NY--(Marketwired - September 08, 2016) - ATTO Technology, Inc., a global leader of storage, network connectivity and infrastructure solutions for data-intensive computing environments for nearly 30 years, will be demonstrating new Thunderbolt™ 3 to 40GbE ThunderLink® connectivity devices this year at IBC, September 9-13 in Amsterdam.

The new ThunderLink 3402 dual 40Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 to dual 40GbE and ThunderLink 3401 dual 40Gb/s to single 40GbE feature USB-C connectors, allowing greater flexibility and a future-proofing solution when connecting to any Thunderbolt 3-enabled Windows® platform. With protocol speeds of 40Gb/s, users can expect read and write speeds capable of handling demanding bandwidth-intensive applications. A live demonstration will feature the 3402 providing connectivity from an HP® Zbook™ Studio Mobile Workstation through a Mellanox® switch to AIC® storage utilizing ATTO's FastFrame™ 40GbE network interface cards (NICs).

ATTO is also introducing the new ThunderLink 3102 Thunderbolt 3 to dual 10GbE and ThunderLink 3101 Thunderbolt 3 to single 10GbE devices. These optical 10GbE devices allow for connectivity to widespread 10GbE infrastructures and continue ATTO's longstanding commitment to offer a full portfolio of Thunderbolt 3 products, including 32Gb and 16Gb Fibre Channel as well as 40Gb and 10Gb Ethernet devices. ATTO also maintains a full portfolio of Thunderbolt 2 products to provide a flexible solution for all major storage protocols and operating systems.

The new ThunderLink devices offer:

  • Advanced Data Streaming (ADS™) technology for consistent time-to-data and smooth, reliable streaming
  • All required QSFP+/SFP+ modules for connectivity
  • A simple configuration tool to be able to manage and monitor Thunderbolt products and ATTO host bus adapters from a single pane of glass

Be sure to add ATTO to your must-see list at IBC and stop by Booth 7.F41 to see all ATTO has to offer.

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For nearly 30 years, ATTO Technology, Inc., has been a global leader across the IT and media and entertainment markets, specializing in storage and network connectivity and infrastructure solutions for the most data-intensive computing environments. ATTO works collaboratively with partners to deliver a wide range of end-to-end, customized solutions to better store, manage and deliver big data. With a focus toward markets that require higher performance and with a dedication to working as an extension of customer's design teams, ATTO manufacturers host and RAID adapters, network adapters, storage controllers, Thunderbolt-enabled devices, switches and software. ATTO solutions provide a high level of connectivity to all storage interfaces, including Fibre Channel, SAS, SATA, iSCSI, 40/10GbE, FCoE and Thunderbolt. Distributing its cutting-edge products worldwide through Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), systems integrators, value added resellers (VARs) and authorized resellers, ATTO is the Power Behind the Storage.

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Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Amber Healy

    ATTO Technology, Inc.
    Phone: +1 (716) 691-1999 x160
    Fax: +1 (716) 691-9353