Learn How Alliance Can Help With Your Data Archiving Requirements

 Alliance’s Data Archive Solutions makes regulatory compliance, data security, infrastructure optimization, and cost reductions Simple.

Data Storage Solutions – How to Reduce Costs with a Data Archiving Tier

In this FREE Report you’ll learn the key steps for transitioning to a tiered storage environment plus you’ll learn how to:

  • Identify which data to archive;
  • Make the transition seamless for the end user;
  • Select the correct data archive for your business;
  • And so much more...

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Purchase Drives

Alliance Storage Technologies, Inc. offers drives of all types for operation in Alliance/Plasmon products at affordable prices.

For an immediate quote contact Alliance Sales at: 719-593-7900. Or fill out and submit the Request For Quote form.

To expedite the ordering process, included below are lists of commonly-used drive part numbers.

Ultra Density Optical (UDO) Desktop Drives - 60GB 

  • UDO60D#1000 - UDO 60 GB Desktop SCSI Drive, Cable, Power Supply and Driver Software *
  • UDO60D#1001 - UDO 60 GB Desktop USB Drive, Cable, Power Supply and Driver Software *

Ultra Density Optical (UDO) Internal Drives - 60 GB

 For use in Half Height 5-1/4 Optical Drive Bay of Desktop PC or Server

  • UDO60I#1011 - UDO 60 GB Internal SCSI Drive, Cable, Driver Software *
  • UDO60I#1012 - UDO 60 GB Internal USB Drive, Cable, Driver Software *

* All Drives include a 1 year return to factory warranty. UDO Driver Software is included on CD. 

Ultra Density Optical (UDO) Desktop Drives - 30GB

  • UDO30RD-SE - UDO 30 GB Desktop SCSI, Cable, Power Supply and Driver Software *

 Ultra Density Optical (UDO) Internal Drives - 30 GB

  • UDO30RI - UDO 30 GB Internal SCSI Drive, Cable, Driver Software *

* All Drives include a 1 year return to factory warranty. UDO Driver Software is included on CD. 

Magneto Optical (MO) Drives - 9.1GB

  • MO561RD-SE - MO 9.1GB Desktop SCSI Drive (includes cable) **
  • 910-101268-00 - MO 9.1GB Internal SCSI Drive (drive only) **

** All Drives include a 1 year return to factory warranty. Software not included.






Note: The above lists do not include all drive part numbers so if you don't see the part number that you are looking for, please contact Alliance sales directly and we will be happy to help you find what you are looking for.








Gx Series Entry Mid-Range Libraries 

ASTI Technical Support can perform a service assessment that will identify potential upgrades, expansions, and or features currently available for your system. Click on the button to the right to have someone contact you or call ASTI now: 877.585.6793.

Increase System Capacity

  • Scale Your System Capacity Incrementally 
    • Increases nearline storage capacity within a single footprint
    • Decreases offline media management
    • Slot licensed capacity increase available for the G: 80, 174
  • Double the Capacity of Your System with a UDO Drive Upgrade (30GB to 60GB)
    • Continue to read UDO1 30GB while writing new data to higher capacity UDO2 60GB media
    • Doubles your current optical disk data storage capacity without changing footprint
    • Decreases offline media management and library exchanges
    • Extends your library investment over a longer period
    • Saves on media expenditures 

Improve System Performance 

  • Augment System Performance by adding UDO Drives
    • Read more media and retrieve data faster
    • Write more data faster
    • Reduces downtime should a drive failure occur
    • Note that drives displace slots in most libraries so there may be a tradeoff between online media capacity and optical drives – contact ASTI technical sales for additional information
  • Increase Performance with a UDO Drive Upgrade (30GB to 60GB)

Upgrade to the UDO Archive Appliance Elite Solution

Get all the features and functions in one single solution. Upgrade to a UDO® Archive Appliance Elite and gain the benefit of an all-in-one Elite Archive Appliance solution.

A Few Words from Our Customers...

Our Data Survived Hurricane Katrina

“We had to determine what information was retrievable among the absolute chaos of the first week after Katrina…We were able to recover all of the patient images off the Plasmon libraries…We are now primarily using the Plasmon’s UDO Archive Appliance for its long-term recoverability.” 
--Kenneth Allen, Health Systems Specialist, Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care

HIPAA Compliance at a Reasonable Cost

“Ensuring that we could provide a PACS archive solution that helps customers meet HIPAA compliance at a reasonable cost was a critical requirement. This was guaranteed with the performance, longevity, and authenticity of the UDO Archive Appliance.”
– Lenny Reznik, Director Enterprise Imaging and Information, Agfa Healthcare

Retrieval Time Went from Days to Seconds

“Our major issue was time lost chasing documents. With the implementation of the archive solution, retrieval times went from DAYS to SECONDS.”

--Tony Libri, Sangamon County Circuit Clerk, Sangamon County Ciruit Clerk's Office