PROMISE Announces Software ROMB Solution for AMD SP5100 Chipset
MILPITAS, CA and HSINCHU, TAIWAN–(Marketwire – Feb 1, 2010) – PROMISE Technology, Inc. announces the Software ROMB (RAID on Motherboard) resolution for the AMD SP5100 chipset (NYSE: AMD), which provides motherboard manufacturers regulating AMD’s newest server chipset the capability to have the RAID functionalities on server motherboards but additional IO processors required.
As a personality in the RAID Storage industry, PROMISE has immeasurable knowledge in conceptualizing and production RAID solutions for a far-reaching operation of opposite applications, trimming from enterprise-class SAS 3G/6G VTrak products, SMB turn VessRAID products, SOHO college of music and Digital Home SmartStor NAS/DAS products. PROMISE is the initial Taiwanese storage businessman with the genius to suggest both 3G and 3G SAS/SATA controller cards. PROMISE has shipped some-more than fifteen million RAID controllers around the world, and has been famous as the Number 1 personality between all Taiwan-based storage companies.
“The AMD SP5100 chipset offers fortitude and firmly integrated feature-sets for AMD Opteron™ processor-based servers,” pronounced Buddy Broeker, director, Embedded Computing Solutions Division, AMD. ”Incorporating the PROMISE ROMB resolution in and with an AMD server height can assistance to serve facilitate storage complement development, revoke costs and speed time to market.”
“PROMISE has been clinging to building RAID record for some-more than twenty-one years; the goal is to move high-performance and cost-effective RAID solutions to all storage applications,” says Chi Chen Wu, CTO of PROMISE Technology. “Apart from good achievements in storage subsystems and RAID controller cards, we have been gratified to be announcing the SW ROMB resolution with await for AMD, who has prolonged been a vital record colonize in the motherboard chipset field. The PROMISE ROMB resolution provides OEM business and motherboard manufacturers the best-in-class resolution for RAID.”
AMD’s SP5100 is a south overpass for motherboards which integrates key I/O, communications, and alternative facilities compulsory in a state-of-the-art server height in to a singular device. It is privately written to work with the AMD SR5600 array north overpass chips, bringing motherboard manufacturers a stretchable and arguable chipset resolution for today’s craving application.
The PROMISE Software ROMB resolution offers a cost-effective choice for implementing a RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5 or RAID 10 storage complement with up to 6 ports of the south overpass upheld high-performance Serial ATA hoop drives. PROMISE Technology is the heading provider of Serial ATA interface and RAID solutions, and with program ROMB, users can good from PROMISE’s knowledge in maximizing Serial ATA storage complement performance.
PROMISE Software ROMB incorporates most of PROMISE Technology’s modernized features. PROMISE RAID Option ROM Menu provides a elementary approach to setup RAID mode and expostulate assignment. The Web-based RAID Management Utility (WebPAM) provides users easy installation, pattern and operation. Hot-Swapping and Hot-Spares facilitate mess liberation efforts, by enabling emigration to deputy hardware.
The PROMISE SW ROMB resolution additionally provides a far-reaching operation of OS support, together with Windows server 2003, 2008, 2008 R2, Home Server, Redhat Linux 4.8/5.4 and SUSE Linux 10 SP3/11. With the multi-OS motorist and application support, the PROMISE ROMB resolution can accelerate the deployment routine of OEMers and motherboard manufacturers.
About PROMISE Technology, Inc.
With a prolonged story of innovation, PROMISE Technology develops and manufactures worldly RAID solutions famous worldwide, trimming from a finish line of RAID controller cards to FC/iSCSI/SAS/SATA RAID subsystems. Catering to enterprise, mid-range, entry-level consumer interpretation insurance needs, PROMISE products have been renowned by their Unified Common RAID Core and government program and forlorn support. Headquartered in Milpitas, Calif., PROMISE has operations via Middle East and Europe. For some-more information, revisit PROMISE Technology’s website at www.promise.com.
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