freeze-ray™ Optical Data Archiver

“freeze-ray™” is an optical data archive system designed and validated to meet the needs of large scale data centers and enterprise markets. Optical media enables safe storage of critical & valuable data, with data integrity, for a long period of time. It is an immutable and low cost solution to meet the cold data archive needs.

You can learn more about freeze-ray by visiting our freeze-ray global website, by downloading our datasheet, or browsing the interactive photo below.

For additional information, contact us at datacenter@us.panasonic.com.

 


Archival Disc-based Optical Data Archiver

300GB Archival Disc-based Optical Data Archiver

  • Meeting the need for ever-increasing data volumes
  • Achieving an immutable and low cost (TCO) data archive
  • Library software ready to control the system easily in data center
  • Meets the specific design requirements by DCs
  • Various options also available to meet individual customer needs

Expansion Module

Each module consists of 76 magazines (273.6 TB). With 6 modules, the system capacity is 1,641.6TB (1.6PB). The optional capacity range extends from 2 modules (547.2 TB) to 7 modules (1,915.2 TB).
* When 300GB discs are used.

freeze-ray extension module

Expansion Module with Drive Bay

Both the base module & expansion module with drive bay are equipped with 3 optical drives to read/write data. A pair of modules can read/write to a total 6 optical discs on both sides simultaneously. The transfer speed in 2 pairs of drive bay(12 drives) reaches 720MB/s.
*Optional range: 360MB/s - 1080MB/s.

Base Module

Both the base module & expansion module with drive bay are equipped with 3 optical drives to read/write data. A pair of modules can read/write to a total 6 optical discs on both sides simultaneously. The transfer speed in 2 pairs of drive bay(12 drives) reaches 720MB/s.
*Optional range: 360MB/s - 1080MB/s.

freeze ray base module

Bottom Module

Magazine carrier elevates and transfers each magazine with 12 discs to the drive bay.

freeze-ray server bay

freeze ray bottom module

Server Bay

Optional 19 inch rack mountable server bay that is OCP server (not included)/OCP power supply unit (not included) mountable or the customer can bring their own gear without using the server bay.

Drawer & Magazine

Detachable drawer which allows easy magazine exchange. Each magazine is equipped with 12 optical discs.

freeze-ray drawer & magazine