CORAID today announced the immediate availability of the EtherDrive Storage Area Network Host Bus Adapter (HBA) that enables VMware ESX 3.5 with AoE technology to deliver affordable, fast EtherDrive SAN solutions to virtualization environments. VMware provides Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program members with tools to develop products that are complementary to VMware virtualization software and help deliver high-value solutions to our joint customers.
CORAID’s EtherDrive SAN Host Bus Adapter for VMware ESX 3.5 helps customers easily embrace VMware virtualization storage with the flexibility and cost savings of AoE-based SAN to ESX hosts. The availability of the new SAN HBA builds on the company’s success in the virtualization market for building innovative, affordable virtualization storage.
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