EMC Celerra NS600 is a NAS targeted at mid-size enterprises.
It uses EMC's DART (Data Access in Real Time) operating
system along with the EMC CLARiion storage architecture.
Features: The NS600 is available in two configuration
mode for high availability or for maximum performance.
When configured for high performance, the NS600 is claimed
to more than double the I/Os per second. When operating
in high availability mode, it is available at half the
price. Management tools available with the NS600 are
Celerra Web Manager and Celerra Native Manager.
Celerra Web Manager: This is a Web-based management
tool which allows basic management functions. Some of
the features available in the tool are network configuration,
hardware configuration, and file system management.
Celerra Native Manager: This tool is now available as
a Windows application to perform advanced
EMC Computer Systems
India Branch Office, Units 805 & 806
Prestige Meridian II, 29 MG Road
Bangalore 560 001
Airplus Wireless Routers
Airplus DI-714P+ has been intended for ordinary WLAN
setups. The model also provides additional management
Features: The D-Link Airplus DI-714P+ is a 2.4
GHz wireless router that can provide data transfer rates
of up to 22 Mbps. The router uses 802.11b chips from
Up to four wired clients can be connected to the wireless
router. Wireless clients can connect to the router using
64-, 128- or 256-bit WEP encryption. A bidirectional
parallel printer port allows printer sharing with a
print server application for Windows, Linux and Mac
It has an in-built firewall which uses filters for security.
Filters can be set based on MAC address, IP address
and domain names. NAT protection and VPN pass features
have also been incorporated in the router. The router
has features to allow separate FTP and Web servers to
share a common IP address for security. It also has
a stateful packet inspection (SPI) firewall. Any of
the built-in LAN ports can be configured to function
as a DMZ port for security.
Plot No 5, Kurla-Bandra complex road,
Off CST road, Santacruz (E), Mumbai 400098.
Tel: 022-26526696/ 26902210
Fax: 022-26528914/ 8476
Apple Xserve RAID
latest version of the Xserve storage solution holds
up to 14 hot-swappable 1U Apple Drive Modules in a rack.
The modules can go up to provide a maximum storage capacity
of 2.52 TB in a single rack.
The Xserve features ATA/100 drive technology and 2 Gb
Fiber Channel host connectivity. In the Xserve, each
7,200 rpm hard drive connects to a dedicated ATA/100
drive channel. Apple claims that this eliminates bottlenecks
and maximizes the 400 Mbps Fiber Channel host connection.
Redundant hot swappable drives and cooling modules are
standard features of the Xserve. Environment management
coprocessors are used to monitor and manage the RAID
set and enclosure conditions. There is also a RAID Admin
utility, which uses the environment management coprocessor
to build multiple RAID sets on the fly. This is claimed
to help bring storage online instantly without the need
for initialization. Storage can be managed over the
Internet as well since the Admin utility has been written
Warning features include 48 blue LEDs down the middle.
These display alerts such as activity levels for each
host channel, and Fiber Channel indicators showing link
Apple Computer International Ltd,
5/F Du Parc Trinity,
17 Mahatma Gandhi Road,
Bangalore - 560 001.
Tel: 91-80-5550575 Fax: 91-80-5550660
Website: www.apple.com or www.asia.apple.com/india/
AMD Athlon XP 3000+
has launched its latest processor in the Athlon series,
the Athlon 3000+ XP. The QuantiSpeed architecture used
is claimed to offer rapid execution of applications.
Features: Previously code named 'Barton', the
chip features 512 KB L2 (Level 2) cache and has a 333
MHz FSB (Front Side Bus). It features a total on chip
cache memory of 640 KB and runs at 2.167 GHz.
3DNow! professional technology (72 instructions, full
SSE compatibility) is used in the new processor. It
has support for Double Data Rate (DDR) memory. The processor
also offers optimized performance with Windows XP.
Advanced Micro Devices Far East Ltd,
Suite 205, Chintels Business Centre,
Chintels House, A-11 Kailash Colony,
New Delhi - 110 048.
Tel: 91-11-2623 8620 - 29 Fax: 91-11-2646 4595
Digital is entering the enterprise hard drive market
with an Enterprise Serial ATA (ESATA) product called
WD Raptor. These drives are available with a speed of
Features: The new hard drive offers 1.2 million
hours MTBF (Mean Time Between Failure), 5.2 milliseconds
(ms) average seek time and a five-year warranty.
Western Digital is making the hard drive available in
a 36 GB capacity. Data throughput of the drive is 150
MB/second from the ESATA interface.
ACI Infocom Ltd,
213, Unique House, Chakala Road,
Andheri (E), Mumbai 400099
Tel: 91-22-28266031/32 Fax: 91-22-28250674
Mini USB drive
Corporation has launched a personal storage product
called the Iomega Mini USB Drive. This is an accessory
for mobile users in business, home and educational settings.
The Iomega Mini USB Drive has a stylish design and is
as small as a car key. It weighs just 20 grams, and
comes in two capacities: 64MB and 128MB. To use the
drive, the user just uncaps it and attaches it to an
available USB 1.0, 1.1 or hi-speed USB (USB 2.0) port.
Features: The salient features of this product are
data security and ease-of-use. Iomega Mini Lock password
protects some or all of the drive; the Mini Control
Panel allows for convenient viewing and management of
The Iomega Mini USB Drive includes Iomega's patented
Active Disk technology. Software powered by Active Disk
is designed to launch automatically when the drive is
connected to any supported PC, while software and data
reside together on the Mini USB Drive, requiring no
separate installation on the host PC, and leaving no
trace after the drive is disconnected. Over 80 Active
Disk applications are already available as downloads
from the Iomega website.
The new Iomega Mini USB Drive is now available at the
suggested retail price of Rs 3,200 for 64 MB and Rs
4,900 for 128 MB.
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G. D. Ambedkar road, Mumbai 400031.
Tel: 22-2 6590060
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