Cache-A Corporation (www.cache-a.com), manufacturer of award-winning archiving appliances, is now shipping a substantially improved and more durable edition of its Prime-Cache5 desktop archive appliance. This next-generation version of Cache-As popular Prime-Cache5 is quiet-enough for both office and on-set use, and sports a new and toughened chassis, plus a built-in 2.5-inch HDD RAID, that significantly accelerates disk-based transfer speeds.
These enhancements are made even more impressive with Cache-As latest v3.1 software upgrade based on 64-bit enterprise level CentOS 6.2, adding new LTFS capabilities that delivers further dramatic leaps in performance and operability.
Cache-As Prime-Cache models deliver all the features needed to provide professionals in film and video with networkable LTO-tape storage systems at an affordable price.
Prime Cache5 integrates seamlessly into file-based workflows, and its connectivity options include a dual GB Ethernet port, plus two USB 3.0 ports and four USB 2.0 ports.
The new Prime-Cache5 delivers a huge step forward in enhancing its considerable capabilities in office and on-set production environments, while remaining compact, quiet and value-priced at $7,995USD.
Key features of the new Prime-Cache5:
Reinforced metal chassis providing robustness in on-set production environments
2 x 1TB 2.5-inch RAID 0 delivering disk bandwidth that doubles the disk throughput of previous Prime-Cache5 models
New v3.1 software featuring accelerated 64-bit processing, email notifications, queue management and high-speed LTFS (Linear Tape File System) dubbing, new LTFS tape-spanning capabilities, plus many customer-driven operational features allowing users to archive, access and exchange archived content with even greater ease.
The built-in catalog database enables Prime-Cache5 to remember every single Cache-A LTO tape it has ever seen, and can be shared with all other Cache-A appliances on a network. At 10.75 x 4.4 x 10.75 (273mm x 112mm x 273mm) the Prime-Cache5 is the smallest archiving tool of its class and can be easily transported.
Archiving has never been so affordable. Anyone needing a compact and portable entry into LTO-5 archiving will really appreciate the capabilities and blazing-fast performance of the improved Prime-Cache5, said Phil Ritti, CEO of Cache-A. It is easy-to-use, ultra-quiet, and unobtrusive in the office or in an on-set production environment.
Pricing & Availability:
The new Prime-Cache is now shipping and is priced at $7,995USD. Contact your local reseller for details, or visit www.cache-a.com.