New Enclosures Enable High-Performance Data Management

StarTech.com’s new enclosures provide quick access to m.SATA and M.2 SATA SSDs.

Lockbourne, OH - April 3, 2017 - StarTech.com has announced the release of two new dual-slot enclosures, which support various RAID modes for increased drive size, performance, or redundancy. The new Dual mSATA Drive Enclosure (SKU: SMS2BU31C3R) and Dual M.2 (NGFF) Drive Enclosure (SM22BU31C3R) versions. The dual-slot enclosures increase accessibility and by providing both USB-C™ and USB-A connectivity.

These enclosures provide users with quick access to files and data on the go, and users who are building a portable storage solution to choose from multiple RAID modes including RAID 0, RAID 1, spanning, or JBOD, which increase overall drive capacity or performance.

Additional features and benefits of the dual slot enclosures are:

  • Professional-looking, metal enclosure with a small, compact design
  • Supports up to two mSATA or M.2 (NGFF) SATA drives
  • Compatible with all smartphones, tablets, laptops, Ultrabooks, and desktops that support USB 3.1 (10 Gbps)/3.0/2.0/1.1 with a USB-A or USB-C port
  • TRIM support
  • Plug-and-play functionality, no driver or software installation required, easy to set up and simple to use
“These enclosures allow users to access and back up their data through high performance USB 3.1 Gen 2 connectivity. With the enclosures’ four supported RAID modes users can configure their drives to their preferred array for increased drive capacity, performance, or redundancy,” said Scott Burton, Product Manager, StarTech.com.

The new dual-slot enclosures are available at CDW, Amazon.com, Newegg.com, PC Connection, and Insight and will be distributed by Ingram Micro, SYNNEX, Tech Data, D&H and ASI.

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