Placentia, California, May 6, 2009 – This summer CalDigit is offering two incredible ways to save on popular CalDigit products. Take up to $1,200 off the fast and powerful HDPro and save $100 when you pre-order the new CalDigit VR mini.
HDPros purchased from any CalDigit authorized reseller between May 1, 2009 and July 31, 2009 are eligible for an incredible mail in rebate. Receive $1,200 back on 12TB models, $800 on 8TB models, and $500 on 5TB models. For the official rebate form complete with rules and regulations visit http://www.caldigit.com/HDPro_Rebate/HDPro_Rebate.pdf.
The CalDigit VR mini is the newest and smallest array from CalDigit. It’s mini yet mighty, and packs all the performance of the original CalDigit VR into a small and bus powered package. Due to popular demand, select CalDigit resellers (Mac Business Solutions, PowerMAX and Safe Harbor) will be taking pre-orders on 1TB CalDigit VR minis. As a special incentive, pre-orders are eligible for a $100 mail-in rebate. Visit www.caldigit.com/VR_mini/preorder/ for links directly to CalDigit resellers that will be honoring this special pre-order offer. You must act quickly because this offer is only good until June 15, 2009.
The CalDigit HDPro is the most innovative eight drive hardware RAID solution around. Featuring an Intel XScale processor, 256MB of cache (upgradeable to 2GB), optional redundant hot swappable power supplies, and two hot swappable fans. The HDPro provides stunning performance with true hardware RAID protection for RAID 0, 1, 5, 6 and JBOD. In RAID 5 the HDPro reaches sustained speeds of over 440MB/s thanks to ASTT technology, which was exclusively developed by CalDigit for unmatched sustained data throughput. The direct connect external PCIe connection is extremely fast, in fact 5 times faster than fibre solutions. Because the hardware RAID is built in, the HDPro can be used with the eLane-1ex, making the first hardware RAID solution for a laptop. The HDPro is also SAN ready and expansion is virtually unlimited with the addition of the CalDigit Switch. RAID Shield the intuitive and easy to use GUI allows users to easily configure different RAID levels and provides advanced event notification. The HDPro is designed to run 24/7, with no downtime.
CalDigit VR mini (http://www.CalDigit.com/VR_mini/)
The CalDigit VR mini is an innovative, compact and bus powered two drive RAID system, supporting a quadruple interface for easy connectivity (Firewire 400/800, USB 2.0, and eSATA). The CalDigit VR mini’s modular design provides two removable drive modules and an easy to read frontside LCD. With support for RAID 0, 1, and JBOD the CalDigit VR mini can reach speeds fast enough for high definition video editing. It includes easy to use software allowing for firmware updates, configuration, and monitoring which even supports email notification. The CalDigit VR mini packs a ton of performance into a small, bus powered package, making it a truly portable storage solution that can fit in the palm of your hand.
About CalDigit (www.caldigit.com)
CalDigit has been dedicated to the content creation industry for over ten years. Every product is exclusively designed with the user’s requirement in mind. CalDigit has a team of world-class software and hardware engineers. Closely bonded, the CalDigit team works to develop the best RAID software and hardware in the industry. CalDigit is the one source for Video Editors, Photographers, and Musicians. CalDigit offers users a secure, practical, and a sleek modular design, which provides users with advanced replacement and true single vendor support. CalDigit is your complete RAID solution choice, at an affordable price. Corporate headquarters are located in Northern Orange County, California, where all products are tested and assembled.