Inteset, LLC has unveiled its new 15 terabyte, TeraRAID™ XV-NAS storage server.
The latest in its line of TeraRAID™ devices, the XV -NAS is a near silent, 15 bay, hot swappable, RAID 6, A/V focused, network attached storage server (NAS). The 5U system is only 18 inches in depth making it the only high -capacity NAS unit on the market uniquely designed for an A/V rack. The server is pre -fitted with high -speed, low -power, quiet, 24x7, Seagate hard drives geared specifically for multi -streaming video applications.
"With the selection of Seagate high -capacity drives for Inteset's A/V NAS system, Inteset is showing its commitment to providing the most reliable, AV -optimized storage for its customers," said Bill Schilling, Director of Global Marketing for Seagate. "Tier 2 nearline applications, especially with video, are quite data -intensive because of the large sequential volumes of data in use. Seagate is pleased to be working with Inteset to help them meet their data storage needs for the A/V NAS."
In addition, the system is preconfigured to work with Inteset's Media Library for movie, music, home video, picture, and recorded TV content. The TeraRAID™ XV -NAS uses enterprise level, CPU, RAID, and gigabyte Ethernet to support multiple high -bandwidth video streams. Via the Inteset Heartbeat Monitoring Service™, installers can opt to receive email alerts if there is any trouble such as a failing hard drive or bad fan. Inteset will automatically ship a new drive overnight if a bad one is detected. The headless unit can easily be managed from any browser client using the included management software. The system will be available direct to Inteset dealers as well as through other distribution channels to be announced.
"With HD content on the rise, particularly from home videos, recorded HDTV, and Blu -ray movies, massive storage is needed more than ever," states David Hirsh, Inteset Director of Business Development. "The XV -NAS offers installers a new class in energy efficient, quiet, enterprise level, A/V style storage. Customers can automatically replicate their Inteset Media Library across homes and access it from the Web. They can also increase capacity by simply adding drives. We're very excited to be the first to offer such a device to this market," continues Hirsh.
The TeraRAID™ XV -NAS units are available in 2 different flavors based on disk space needs and cost. Options include 15 and 7 terabyte configurations for an MSRP of $14,495 and $10,995 respectively. Single drives can be purchased for hot swap spares as well.
To learn more about the TeraRAID™ XV -NAS and other Inteset products and services, visit www.inteset.com. Visit Inteset at CEDIA 2008, Denver, CO, booth 452.
Inteset, LLC has been creating high -end home entertainment products since 2003. Inteset offers four categories of products: media servers, media extenders, high -capacity storage devices, and exclusive software for its systems. The near silent media servers come with up to 8TB of internal, 15TB external, protected storage. The advanced media extenders are independent systems as well as A/V distribution clients. All systems are shipped with an enriched Microsoft Windows Media Center interface that includes a movie management module and a multi -zone music module among other exclusive software offerings. These systems appeal to A/V dealers and integrators domestically and internationally for their high -integrity construction, reliability, ease -of -use, unique entertainment modules and services, price point, and interoperability with advanced control systems.