Ease Software Adds SATA For AIX

Austin, Texas-based Ease Software, a provider of AIX consulting services for the IBM market, said Monday that it has released a new storage product that allows users of IBM's System p AIX servers to use low-cost, Serial ATA (SATA) disk drives. The company said that its SATA-on-AIX disk solution allows users of IBM's AIX operating system to create a external, ten-terabyte external disk system for less than $18,500.