Serial ATA disk RAIDs and arrays have emerged as a proven, cost-effective storage protocol to rival Fibre channel.
SATA throughput speeds are not as high as fibre, but at 4Gbps, SATA RAID is an attractive option for nearline storage and D2D (disk to disk) backup solutions. For many small and medium businesses, SATA is more than sufficient for inband storage too.
North American Systems works with a wide variety of SATA disk vendors , but only offers SATA hardware from manufacturers that can exceed stringent price/performance/reliability requirements. Some of the SATA storage manufacturer devices we offer are from: