On April 1, 2004, Applied Micro Circuits Corporation [Nasdaq: AMCC] announced that it completed the acquisition of 3ware, Inc.
Founded in 1997, 3ware, Inc., the technology leader in switched storage solutions, delivers reliable, scalable, network-managed, high-performance storage. 3ware products are based on 3ware's StorSwitch architecture, which applies network packet switching to storage controllers. 3ware solutions are designed to meet the explosive new demand for cost-effective, scalable storage, driven by networking applications. 3ware is located in Mountain View, California.
LSI battery backup units are add-on modules that protect against data loss in the event of a server or power failure by providing emergency power to the cache memory. When power is restored, the data not yet written to the hard drives can be retrieved from cache memory. ...More