Dallas, Texas 09/12/2013 (Financialstrend) – Engaged in make, manufacture and marketing of high performance semiconductors, LSI Corp (NASDAQ:LSI) offers wide range of products and services through its product and networking portfolio to original equipment manufacturers, resellers and distributors. Its product portfolio includes hard disk, solid state and tape drive solutions, server and storage connectivity solutions, and custom storage solutions. Its networking portfolio includes solutions for multi-service wired and wireless access systems alongside small office, home office, and small to medium business applications, designs and sells of enterprise networking devices. LSI embarked its new 52-week high of $8.04 during the trading session on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 before closing at $7.99.
Since the inception of SAS, LSI has been providing best-in-class SAS technologies which are deployed across the industry’s server platforms. LSI has already announced first shipments of 12Gb/s SAS RAID-on-Chip and I/O controllers and plan to market family of 12Gb/s SAS host bus adapters. LSI 12Gb/s SAS technology offers 50% better storage I/O performance.
LSI 12Gb/s SAS technology will power Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v2 product family to deliver more robust platform for next generation servers with enhanced performance, efficiency and cost to meet the workload demand posed by cloud computing environment and IT datacenters. Based on 22nm process technology, this Intel Xeon processor delivers greatly reduced power consumption alongside improved performance.
Vice President of marketing, RAID Storage Division, LSI, Kelly Bryant noted that emerging SAS technologies are providing solutions to meet the ever increasing market demands of improved storage performance. Kelly also assured that LSI has worked jointly with Intel on server platform supporting E5-2600 v2 product family and will continue its commitment to deliver world-class server performance and efficiency.
Earlier LSI has also announced technology demonstration of 12Gb/s SAS MegaRAID® performance and NVMe solution using PCI Express (PCIe®)-based flash devices at the Intel Developer Forum 2013.