SOURCE: Promise Technology

PROMISE Technology

August 21, 2012 06:00 ET

PROMISE Technology Brings the World's Fastest Storage Solutions for Creative Professionals to IBC 2012

World's Smallest and Fastest Ultraportable Thunderbolt Storage Device Among Innovative Products to be Featured

MILPITAS, CA and SON, THE NETHERLANDS--(Marketwire - Aug 21, 2012) - PROMISE Technology Inc., a leader in providing high-performance storage solutions addressing video as a file type for the rich media market and the leader in designing cutting-edge Thunderbolt™ enabled devices, today announced that it will be showcasing its complete line of innovative storage solutions for creative professionals at IBC 2012.

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Highlights of the on-stand demonstrations will be the groundbreaking Pegasus line of high-performance hardware RAID storage solutions including Pegasus R4 & R6, the world's first Thunderbolt enabled storage devices, along with the recently introduced Pegasus J2, the world's smallest and fastest ultraportable Thunderbolt storage device, and the J4, the first 4-bay Thunderbolt enabled external storage device supporting 2.5" small form factor HDDs and SSDs.

Powered by 6G mSATA flash the J2 can deliver over 758 MB/s throughput supporting volume encryption in the consumer and professional post production markets. Pegasus J4 is the first 4-bay 2.5" HDD/SSD small form factor high-performance storage solution available in the market today. The high-speed I/O technology is capable of delivering a blistering two channels of 10 Gb/s (1.25 GB/s) per port of performance. With I/O rates of over 500 MB/s the J4 delivers a massive and unprecedented leap in the performance of portable data storage for both professionals and amateurs in the post production world.

Also included in the demonstrations will be the internationally award winning SANLink, the world's only FC SAN adapter, and the enterprise class VTrak family of storage subsystems featuring the PROMISE VTrak J930s, an ultra-dense 6Gbps SAS 4U/60-bay expansion chassis that enables data hungry applications to massively scale in a dense amount of rack space without having to sacrifice valuable server real estate. The VTrak J930s is the perfect complement for rich media and post production professionals allowing them to fully exploit such critical tasks as archiving, nearline storage asset management, proxy editing, working with 10-bit uncompressed digital assets and working in 4k environments.

These innovative technologies allow media and entertainment professionals unprecedented flexibility and performance, enabling them to dramatically change the way they currently exploit digital applications.

To learn more about PROMISE Technology and its rich portfolio of storage solutions developed for AV, media and entertainment and data center storage professionals, attendees can visit PROMISE Technology on the IBC exhibit floor or visit

PROMISE Technology exhibiting at IBC 2012

Friday, September 7 - Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Hall 6 Stand C11

About IBC 2012
IBC is the premier annual event for professionals engaged in the creation, management and delivery of entertainment and news content worldwide. In 2010, the event attracted more than 48,000 attendees from 140 countries around the world, exhibiting more than 1,300 of the world's key technology suppliers and showcasing a debate-leading conference.

About PROMISE Technology, Inc.
PROMISE Technology, a leader in providing high-performance storage solutions to the data center, cloud, surveillance and rich media markets and the leader in designing cutting-edge Thunderbolt devices, develops and manufactures sophisticated RAID storage solutions recognized worldwide, ranging from a complete line of RAID controller cards to FC/iSCSI/SAS/SATA RAID subsystems. Catering to enterprise, mid-range, entry-level and consumer data protection needs, PROMISE products are distinguished by their Unified Common RAID Core and management software and unparalleled support. Headquartered in Milpitas, Calif., PROMISE has operations throughout Asia and Europe. For more information, visit PROMISE Technology's website at

© 2012 PROMISE Technology, Inc. All Rights Reserved. PROMISE, the PROMISE logo, VTrak, SmartStor, SuperTrak, FastTrak, VessRAID, Vess, PerfectPATH, PerfectRAID, SATA150, ULTRA133 VTrak S3000, BackTrak, HyperCache, HyperCache-R, HyperCache-W, DeltaScan, GreenRAID, Pegasus and SANLink are registered or pending trademarks of PROMISE Technology, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Information regarding products, services and offerings may be superseded by subsequent documents and are subject to change without notice. For the latest information and specifications regarding PROMISE Technology, Inc. and any of its offerings or services, please contact your local PROMISE office or the corporate headquarters. Visit for more information on PROMISE products.

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