Drobo has just unveiled a new 12-bay storage drive, the Drobo B1200i. New device is aimed at businesses for incorporating storage into their system. This Drobo drive is capable to hold solid state drive and/or hard drive. Moreover, the Drobo B1200i business storage can act as a Tier 2 backup and storage device for entire departments. It is also handling for up to 250 users.
Reportedly, the B1200i comes with automatic data-tiering software feature that up to 300 percent of boosting performance compared to previous model. The storage has also VMware Ready with vSphere 5.0 certification. Like other business storages, the Drobo B1200i comes with hot-swappable power supplies and also hot-swappable cooling fan unit, as well as a removable controller card.
In additional, the storage solution is support for Cloud backup with Amazon Web Services and others.
You can purchase the Drobo B1200i 12-bay storage drive for $11,999.
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