tape Library from Quantum
PowerStor L500, an automated backup and restore device,
is targeted at small- and mid-sized NT and Unix LANs.
The device comes with Ergonomic PowerStor libraries,
which are plug-and-play. Once installed, the intuitive
PowerStor control panel makes the library easy to
operate and provides access to important configuration
and status information.
Loading and unloading tape cartridges is easy and
quick with front door access and a pair of 7-cartridge
magazines. PowerStor is accessible on the WWW using
ATL's WebAdmin software for remote administration
when the power goes off.
PowerStor libraries require only seven inches of rack
mount space and support up to three DLT4000 and DLT7000
drives for blazing native backup performance of up
to 54 gigabytes per hour.
With half-terabyte of capacity, the data stored on
a PowerStor library represents the productivity of
many networked users. The PowerStor reliability specifications
1,000,000 mean swap between failure (MSBF)
Up to 30,000 hour drive head life
30 year archival life for DLT tape cartridges
Apara Design Automation (P) Ltd.
Suite: 139, 7th Floor, Oxford Towers,
Maruthi Towers/Builders Apt.), Airport Road, Kodihalli,
- 560 017
Switch from Vixel
Vixel 7200 16-port Fabric Switch features 16 ports
in a 1U form factor and supports Stealth-3, Vixel's
third generation loop switching technology.
The Vixel 7200 supports 100Mbps on every port and
and self-configuring ports.
The switch supports applications such as server clustering,
ISP and e-commerce,
NAS/SAN backup, |high-speed video streaming, enterprise
tape backup and disaster recovery.
Design Automation (P) Ltd.
139, 7th Floor, Oxford Towers,
- 560 017
products from MRO-TEK
Ltd., and Expand Networks, USA have launched Acceralator
4000 and 2750.
The enterprise caching products will
revolutionize the perfor-mance
of corporate networks by
extending the power of Web
caching to include all bandwidth
intensive enterprise applications.
The products deliver caching to all traffic on enterprise
networks be it Frame Relay, leased lines or IP, to
deliver broadband performance. The end result is a
100 to 400 percent additional throughput, and sometimes
much more, from existing networks.
P.B. No. 3203,
1st 'D' Main Road, Ganganagar,
- 560 032
3332951 Fax: 3333415
of NAS products from IBM
TotalStorage NAS 200 is (one processor and up to 216
GB) targeted at XSPs, workgroups and branch office
environments. Applications such as video streaming
or e-mail storage, or the rack (two processors and
up to 1.74 TB) version designed for departmental and
regional office locations for applications such as
sales force support can be run on this product.
200 is also ideal for workgroups undergoing server
consolidation. In a rack configuration, the NAS 200
can be used by customers in retail, banking or insurance
where branch offices or departments need to store
data for file serving or client backups due to server
IBM TotalStorage NAS 300 with its fault tolerant,
dual engine design, supports applications such as
accounts receivable, payroll or customer support,
in large departments and small enterprise settings.
IBM TotalStorage NAS 300G is the industry's first
open NAS appliance. The NAS 300G allows LAN-based
clients and servers to easily interoperate with an
existing SAN, leveraging the features and performance
of a SAN with the ease and convenience of a NAS product.
The new feature allows clustering of two NAS 300G
products to offer high availability, fault tolerant
effective storage systems management,
the IBM NAS 200, 300 and 300G employ Tivoli Storage
Manager, which features centralized storage management
capabilities, such as tape sharing, space management,
policy-based disaster recovery, and data protection
for the most popular groupware.
Towers, 2nd Floor,
2079999 Fax: 2079010/11
Router Range from D-Link
India has launched a range of remote routers that
use ISDN lines to provide WAN connections between
two or more LANs in an office, campus or other large
D-Link's range of ISDN remote routers include DI 206
(ISDN WAN port with built-in Hub ports), DI 308 (1
ISDN WAN port built-in Switch ports) and DI 300 series
(1 ISDN WAN port).
routers are designed to link a branch office to a
corporate LAN and the Internet. Using an ISDN line,
the routers connect the SOHO to a remote LAN such
as a head office or another branch office. These routers
make applications such as video conferencing, medical
image transfer, VoIP and streaming media possible.
The DI-206 is priced at Rs. 24,000, the DI-300 at
Rs. 29,000; and the DI-308 at Rs. 43,000.
D-Link India Limited,
House, Plot No. 5,
CST Road, Santacruz (E)
652 6696, 652 6690
Appliances from Apara
NetScreen Technologies line of integrated security
appliances is a purpose-built Internet security appliances
that combine firewall, virtual private networking
(VPN), and traffic management functions. All NetScreen
integrated security appliances feature near-wire-speed
performance, even for 3DES encryption, and very low
latency, allowing them to seamlessly fit into any
network. Installing and managing appliances is easily
accomplished using the WebUI command line interface,
or NetScreen's central management solutions.
NetScreen's appliance provides a scalable security
solution, ranging from protecting broadband telecommuters
to large corporate offices and e-commerce sites. NetScreen's
full-featured firewall uses technology based on stateful
inspection, securing against intruders and denial-of-service
attacks. NetScreen's custom-built ASIC processes
the firewall access policies and encryption algorithms
in hardware; providing significantly higher performance
than software-only solutions.
Integrated into all NetScreen Appliances is a full-featured
VPN solution. These devices support site-to-site and
remote access VPN applications.
NetScreen Virtual Systems
Technologies offers a line of purpose-built, high
performance systems, integrating both stateful-inspection
firewall and VPN functionality with industry-leading
performance. NetScreen's integrated security systems
are resilient platforms, offering scalable solutions
for large enterprises and service providers. All NetScreen
security systems include support for Virtual Systems
to secure multiple security domains.
NetScreen's Virtual Systems allow the creation of
multiple security domains, each with its own address
book, policies, and management. Virtual systems are
combined with 802.1q VLAN tags to extend the Security
Domain throughout the switch network. The NetScreen
1000 or NetScreen 500 and the corresponding VLAN switch
network can appear as a combine security system with
up to 500 ports.
NetScreen's security systems include critical high
availability and redundancy features, including automated
mirrored configurations, active session and VPN maintenance
through a failure, and hot swappable redundant power
fans, and processing modules.
NetScreen systems are modular, allowing custom configuration
and extra reliability. All systems offer redundant
AC or DC power supplies as well as removable fan modules.
The NetScreen 1000 also comes equipped with multiple
processing boards for increased redundancy and performance.
The NetScreen 500 offers two types of interface modules
and four interface module
bays to allow increased system configuration.
Enterprise Solutions (P) Ltd.
#139, 7th Floor, Oxford Towers,
- 560 017
has launched the Compaq StorageWorks MSL5026SL, which
delivers enterprise level features such as Hot Plug
drives and cPCI I/O slots.
It is the first Compaq product to offer high availability
features in this segment with Hot Plug drives and
cPCI I/O slots. The MSL5026SL uses "hot pluggable"
SDLT drive carriers, allowing drive replacement and
an additional DLT drive addition for capacity expansion
without interruption of normal backup and restore
The MSL5026SL is compatible with Windows NT, Novell
NetWare, Tru64 Unix, Linux and OpenVMS operating systems
using industry standard application software, in direct
SCSI attached configurations or heterogeneous platform
connects from various vendors such as five RISC Unix's,
Windows NT/2000, Novell NetWare, Linux, Open VMS,
in a SAN with a Compaq EBS solution.
Industrial Suburb II stage,
Bangalore - 560 022
3374785 Fax: 3374601