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Universal Serial Bus informatics An external bus with transfer rates up to 12 Mbps, which accommodates up to 127 peripherals, replacing serial and parallel ports. Cf Firewire.
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In summary, if you want to fully utilize your SATA host port, then a port multiplier can provide expanded storage capacity and enhanced performance.
Designed to take advantage of Silicon Image's high-bandwidth SteelVine storage solutions already implemented in high-volume motherboard applications, the new AHCI driver is compatible with Silicon Image port multipliers and storage processors that provide multi-RAID modes, like SAFE33, as well as standard RAID modes.
Reliability: Port Multipliers offer only passive failover capability vs.
This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of federal securities laws and regulations, including, but not limited to, statements regarding the form, functionality, performance, features and benefits of Silicon Image's SiI5923 SteelVine([R]) Series 3 Core storage processor and SiI3723 SteelVine([R]) Series 3 Core SATA 1:2 port multiplier.
Depending on the type of the built-in port multiplier inside the RAID Towers, the drives inside can be set up as an individual drive or to form a simple RAID 0 or RAID 1 to RAID 5 with hardware acceleration for fast read/write performance.
Silicon Image is the first in the industry to deploy the UEFI-certified storage controllers, which support enhanced Port Multiplier (PM) features and advanced Apple storage features for SATA.
The newest addition to the EXstor port multiplier family offers customers more design choices, and like earlier EXstor devices remains consistent with Exar's goal of providing storage solutions that exceed industry standards, and are easily integrated into a wide variety of storage environments.
NASDAQ: SIMG), a leader in semiconductors and intellectual property for the secure storage, distribution and presentation of high-definition content, today announced a working alliance to provide Network Attached Storage (NAS) reference designs based on AMCC Power Architecture based processors and Silicon Image's SATA controllers and port multipliers.
Storage devices inside the Storage Rack can be connected to the system via individual eSATA cables for maximum throughput or via multiple Port Multipliers or Multilane connectors or with Addonics universal USIB connector through the back panel of the Storage Rack.
The HSB-V 4-Bay is configurable with five different types of host interfaces: 4x eSATA, 1x Multilane Infiniband, 1x Port Multiplier (PM), 1x PM w/RAID or as paired FireWire800/USBv2.
The first devices -- the XRS10L140 and XRS10L240 (an industry first six-port SATA port multiplier & port selector combination) improve signal integrity, increase reliability and resolve bandwidth bottlenecks.