LSI Syncro CS 9271-8i High Availability Solution for Fully Redundant Server/Storage Configurations Selected for Innovation
SAN JOSE, Calif., and SINGAPORE,  May 21, 2014
Avago Technologies (NASDAQ:AVGO), a leading provider of highly reliable server and storage solutions, today announced its LSI® Syncro® CS 9271-8i solution has won a 2014 ECN Impact Award. The Syncro solution enables the establishment of fully redundant server/storage configurations without the cost or complexity of traditional storage area networks. The annual award issued by Electronic Component News recognizes those products and services that had the greatest impact on the electronic components industry during 2013.
“The 2014 award winners are a reflection of the caliber of judges, as well as the incredible innovation submitted from around the world,” said Beth Campbell, Editorial Director of the Design Engineering Group at Advantage Business Media. Commenting on the significance of this year’s award winners, ECN publisher Mike Francesconi added, “This year’s award winners represent the best technologies, tools and services across the electronics OEM. The ECN IMPACT Awards program is proud to commemorate these market differentiators that have brought award-winning technology to a very competitive industry.”
The LSI Syncro CS solution, built on the company’s award-winning MegaRAID® technology, provides fully redundant application and shared storage failover for two-node server CiB systems or two rack-mounted servers running external JBOD storage. The solution features a number of high availability, RAID data protection and SSD optimization features that include:
Dual active HA with shared storage across two server nodes
Server storage cluster HA topology support
Auto resume after loss of system power during array rebuild
Single controller multi-pathing and load balancing
RAID levels 0, 1, 5 and 6 and RAID spans 10, 50 and 60
“The LSI Syncro solution is unique as it delivers new levels of enterprise-class availability and protection not previously offered within DAS environments,” said Jas Tremblay, vice president of marketing, Data Center Solutions Group, Avago Technologies. “It’s an honor to be awarded an ECN IMPACT Award for our innovative approach that makes server redundancy and shared storage more cost-effective as well as easier to deploy and manage. The LSI Syncro solution remains especially critical as businesses continue to design next-generation data centers that will need to deal with continued massive data growth.”
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About Avago Technologies Avago Technologies is a leading designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of analog, digital, mixed signal and optoelectronics components and subsystems with a focus in III-V compound semiconductor design and processing. Backed by an extensive portfolio of intellectual property, Avago products serve four primary target markets: wireless communications, wired infrastructure, enterprise storage, and industrial and other. For more information, visit Avago’s website: www.avagotech.com.
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