Iomega has unveiled a new storage device aimed at the small business needing data protection with network attached storage, but without a full time IT staff. The new storage array is called the StorCenter ix12-300r.
The device has 12 drive bays and can be filled with up to 24TB of storage. The device supports iSCSI block-level access and allows for simultaneous multi-protocol file access. The device is aimed at use in email, database apps, and a backup target.
The StorCenter ships with EMC Lifeline software and is compatible with video cameras for surveillance systems. JBOD and RAID6/1/10 are supported as well. The device is available with 4TB of storage for $4999.99.