New EonStor GS Family Mentioned for Its Powerful Cloud Gateway and Tiering Features

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Nov. 15, 2016 — / — Infortrend® Technology, Inc. (TWSE: 2495) today announced it has been named in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for General-Purpose Disk Arrays report. The new EonStor GS family launched this year is particularly recognized and mentioned for its superior native cloud gateway and tiering features.

Gartner recognizes Infortrend’s recently launched EonStor GS family, a unified storage platform that offers direct integration with public cloud providers including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud platform as well as China’s Alibaba Cloud, for its native cloud gateway features that can leverage cloud storage as a storage tier or for backup, enabling organizations to tap into the flexibility of cloud storage.

As for the tiering function, the EonStor GS family offers four different levels of implementations depending on disk type and flexible allocation of computing resources based on application criticality. That is, companies can have better performance for mission critical applications and save on resources for less critical tasks.

“We are glad to be named again in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant report and to advance in the completeness of vision evaluation this year. This is mainly attributing to the introduction of the EonStor GS family, the cloud-integrated unified storage. It represents industry recognition on our continuing efforts to provide innovative storage products with feature sets that map to current and future requirements,” commented Thomas Kao, Senior Director of Product Planning at Infortrend.
Also acknowledged by Gartner is Infortrend’s industry-verifiable benchmarks that provide performance transparency to the extent practical without actually running customer benchmarks.

For the full Gartner Magic Quadrant for General-Purpose Disk Arrays report, click here:

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Infortrend (TWSE: 2495) has been developing and manufacturing storage solutions since 1993. With a strong emphasis on in-house design, testing, and manufacturing, Infortrend storage delivers performance and scalability with the latest standards, user friendly data services, personal after-sales support, and unrivaled value. For more Information, please visit

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Source: Infortrend Technology, Inc.