Storage Area Networks

North American Systems was involved with networked storage solutions long before they became popular. Our extensive experience in networked storage solutions such as SAN and NAS has allowed us to built a proven set of “best practices” designed to maximize TCO while minimizing downtime and optimizing performance.

IBM’s software, networking, tape storage and disc storage solutions are ideal for many SANs, because of their advanced management capabilities, commitment to open standards, wide interoperability, and resilient hardware with enhanced availability features.



IBM TS7700IBM SAN Volume Controller (SVC) - reduce the complexity by consolidating multiple disk arrays and systems into a single, shared storage pool

IBM SAN File System (SFS) - software that simplifies file and data management across various host platforms; manage it all via policy-driven administration to develop a multi-tier storage infrastructure

Integrated Solutions

TS7700 Virtualization Engine - this integrated solution optimizes tape backup and other archival operations in a tiered storage infrastructure

TS7510 Virtualization Engine - this hardware/software solution emulates tape drives, media and libraries

Enterprise SAN switches

IBM Enterprise SAN Directors - simplify infrastructure and enhance business continuity with these enterprise-class SAN director switches

Midrange SAN Switches

IBM Midrange SAN Switches - these midrange-class fabric switches includes various enterprise-class to simplify your storage infrastructure

These solutions provide customers the opportunity to bring together tailored data backup and recovery, and disaster tolerance options to protect their business processes.

North American Systems is uniquely qualified to help you plan, configure, test, stage, and upgrade your networked storage solution for SAN or NAS. North American Systems can help you build a system that ensures you maximize ROI, minimize TCO, and optimize efficiencies by selecting a solution or upgrade that fits your business needs.

North American Systems has been providing IT solutions, sevices and hardware for over 15 years.

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