Coraid: Scale-Out SAN
Redwood City, Calif.-based Coraid’s new SRX4200 is a high-density, scale-out Ethernet SAN array aimed at high-performance cloud and enterprise data centers. The 4U storage appliance packs a mix of 36 SATA, SAS or solid-state drives with performance of up to 1,800 MBps. Each SRX4200 supports 72 TBs of capacity with today's 2-TB SATA drives and up to 108 TBs with future 3-TB drives, enabling more than a petabyte of storage in each data center rack. It also includes a Representational State Transfer (REST) storage management interface for managingdistributed systems using simple HTTP, XML or application-based commands. Pricing starts at less than $600 per TB.