A/V & Data Storage Solutions
Galaxy 60 JBOD
The Digital Video Industry's First 2Gb Fibre Channel Storage Solution
From DV to HD, the Galaxy 60 storage array is designed for high-end Digital Video, Broadcast, & Streaming applications where disc speed and network bandwidth are critical to workflow. Engineered in a slim, 3U enclosure, Galaxy 60 is a professional-level 2 Gigabit fibre channel solution that offers scalability and OEM compatibility.
Offering 9TB of useable storage in arbitrated loop mode, and depending on your application and OS environment, virtually unlimited storage in Fabric Mode, the Galaxy 60 is ideal for either point-to-point workstation or SAN configurations. The Galaxy 60s 2Gb open-backplane design is compatible with both 1 & 2 Gb drives, HBAs, and switch technologies; delivering 200MB/sec to 400MB/sec to 800MB/sec depending on the configuration.
FEATURESHigh drive packing density (16 drives in 3U/5.25") Supports FC-AL 2 at 1 Gb or 2Gb/s Drive cooling provided by 4 Centrifugal blowers FCC class A, UL, cUL, and CE mark Dual PSUs with Power Factor Correction 7 autoranging -48VDC PSU option for Telco applications
No active data path components on the midplane Operator panel with Enclosure ID selection, status indicators and configuration switches Backward compatible with 1Gb FC networks Single or split bus I/O adds versatility Backplane configuations allow 2 stations to connect to 16 drives or 4 stations to connect to 2 groups of 8 drives Fault Indicators and audible alarm for power, cooling, system faults, loop speed and hub configuration Suitable for standard 19" rack or Telco style center of gravity mounting Deskside Tower options available All components hot swap, concurrently maintainable for maximum availability Dual redundant feature select module