Other World Computing (OWC) has announced new OWC Mercury Rack Pro mini-SAS 4-Bay 1U rackmount solutions starting at US$499.99.

They combine four 6Gb/s storage devices (or data channels) with up to 12TB of capacity into the convenience of one port and one cable connection for in-data throughput rates up to 24Gb/s (2400MB/s). The Mercury Rack Pro mini-SAS is immediately available in 8 pre-configured solutions, from 2.0TB to 12.0TB.

It’s compatible with Mac OS X 10.2 and higher and Windows XP and later operating systems and comes complete with a $100 retail value disk utility software bundle and up to a five-year solution warranty. For more info on the OWC Mercury Rack Pro mini-SAS model go to http://macte.ch/lxrHK .