WiebeTech adds 2 new SilverSATA dual bay units, one with FireWire and
one with independent eSATA connections
WICHITA, KS – September 13, 2006 — WiebeTech has added two new dual
bay versions to its popular
(http://www.wiebetech.com/products/silversata.php) SilverSATA product
SilverSATA II FH features dual FireWire 800 ports, a single FireWire
400 port and a USB port. With the Oxford 924 chipset, it offers the
fastest FireWire transfer speeds available. SilverSATA II FH can be
configured as either a hardware RAID 0 or JBOD.
SilverSATA II SJ features two independent eSATA connections for
adding two fast mountable drive volumes to the user’s computer.
Each unit holds two 3.5″ SATA drives, with up to 750GB capacity for a
total of 1.5TB (unformatted). Trays are removable and interchangeable
with other SilverSATA models.
“By continuing to expand the SilverSATA line, we are able to offer
customers a variety of options to access fast SATA drives,” said
James Wiebe, CEO/President of WiebeTech LLC. “The SilverSATA series’
streamlined design makes it the smallest multi-bay disk enclosure
The SilverSATA Series also includes a single-bay, 2-bay and 5-bay
unit with single eSATA connections. A 4-bay unit is available with
four dedicated connections to a SATA host controller. Complete
information on the entire SilverSATA Series lineup can be viewed by
Pricing and Availability
Description // Part # // Retail Price
SilverSATA II SJ with eSATA, JBOD
User configurable 2-bay unit // SIS2-SJ-0 // $249.95
with 2 250GB drives // SIS2-SJ-500 // $515.95
with 2 500GB drives // SIS2-SJ-1000 // $921.95
with 2 750GB drives // SIS2-SJ-1500 // $1,579.95
SilverSATA II FH with FireWire interface, accepts SATA drives
User configurable 2-bay unit // SIS2-FH-0 // $299.95
with 2 250GB drives // SIS2-FH-500 // $565.95
with 2 500GB drives // SIS2-FH-1000 // $971.95
with 2 750GB drives // SIS2-FH-1500 // $1,629.95
Extra trays with and without drives are also available. All versions
are in stock and ready to ship.
Dealers may purchase WiebeTech products from Synnex or Dr. Bott. End
users may purchase from PCMall, MacMall or PC Connection. Government
customers are encouraged to purchase from Lyme Computer, CDW-G or
PCMallGov. All products are available directly from WiebeTech at
WiebeTech LLC was founded in July 2000 by James Wiebe and has focused
on marketing high performance, highly portable storage solutions for
consumer and government markets.
Note: SilverSATA is a trademark of WiebeTech LLC. Other marks are
trademarks of their respective owners. All specifications and pricing
are subject to change without notice.