today announced an update to its SATAStar series PCI Host Adapter, in stock and ready to ship. “Another first in a large upcoming line of SATA adapters and peripherals, the SATAStar series brings its (US$59.95) 6-Port Serial-ATA PCI Host Adapter,– the worlds most flexible and versatile SATA adapter — which provides an easy and affordable way to add inexpensive, high-speed storage and peripherals,” notes the company. With four external shielded eSATA ports and two internal SATA ports, each offering 1.5Gbits/sec performance, the SATAStar 6-Port provides the high bandwidth to meet the needs of performance-hungry applications.