SOURCE: Winchester Systems Inc.

Winchester Systems Inc.

March 07, 2016 09:14 ET

Winchester Systems FlashDisk All Flash Array Offers Capacity & Price Options

200 GB to 4 TB Capacity, SAS & SATA, Up to 10 DWD

BILLERICA, MA--(Marketwired - Mar 7, 2016) -   Winchester Systems Inc., a leading data storage solutions provider today announced that it now offers a wide variety of 2.5" SSDs that offer capacity, endurance (measured in Drive Writes per Day or DWD) and price options for its FlashDisk AFA All Flash Array. Importantly, these options lower the entry price point for low capacity solutions while also lowering the cost per GB for high capacity solutions shown below:

SAS 200 GB to 1.6 TB 3 DWD or 10 DWD Highest data rates
SAS 2 TB 1 DWD High capacity
SAS 4 TB 0.5 DWD Highest capacity
SATA 200 GB to 1.6 TB 3 DWD or 1.8 DWD Best value combination

The FlashDisk AFA delivers 487,000 IOPS continuous performance for random access applications and 12.6 GB/sec. data throughput for backup, video, broadcasting and data acquisition. It offers another key advantage -- data is stored in native format and does not compromise performance with compression or de-duplication and yet is competitively priced on a cost per GB basis.

The 2U base unit holds up to (24) 2.5" SSDs and SEDs with capacities ranging from 200 GB to 4 TB each to provide 4.8 TB to 96 TB. It offers single or dual controllers and up to 20 ports including Fibre Channel 8 Gb, Fibre Channel 16 Gb, 1 GbE and 10 GbE.

"This new variety of SSD offerings now let's our customers tailor their solutions create the exact combination of capacity, performance, endurance and price for their actual applications," explained Mr. Jerry Namery, the company's chief technology officer.

Prices for rugged FlashDisk AFA now start at under $25,000. Products are available now and delivery is 2-3 weeks.

About Winchester Systems Inc.
Winchester Systems provides "Purpose-Built" data storage solutions for commercial and military applications that include servers, networking, storage and software combined with professional integration services. Storage offerings include FlashDisk RAID Disk Arrays and FlashDisk All Flash Arrays in Direct Attached Storage (DAS), Network Attached Storage (NAS) and Storage Area Network (SAN) configurations. These tiered storage solutions offer a wide variety of HDD and SSD disks for Fibre Channel, SAS and iSCSI environments. FlashServer Intel-based servers include standard and high availability configurations. For more information visit: www.winsys.com.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Joel Leider
    Chief Executive Officer
    Winchester Systems Inc.
    781-265-0233
    jleider@winsys.com