Small Tree announced ST-RAID, the newest member of its GraniteSTOR family of shared storage products. The direct attached shared storage technology is designed specifically for Final Cut Pro users looking for an economical, functional and easy to manage storage solution. It provides robust (greater than 500MB/sec), consistent performance over Ethernet networks while offering optimal cost-efficiency, and its low latency ensures there are no dropped frames. Available in 8-, 12- or 16-drive (1TB) configurations, GraniteSTOR ST-RAID enables instant availability and background initialization along with automatic insertion/removal detection and rebuild. For greater flexibility, more storage can be added easily for system expansion.