Mainstream. The Intel® RAID Controller RS2BL040 is targeted at solutions with expander backplanes or low drive counts.
|Exceptional data protection||Supports data redundancy using SAS or SATA hard disk drives through mirroring, parity, and double parity (RAID levels 1, 5, and 6) plus striping capability for spans (RAID levels 10, 50, and 60).|
|Inside-the-box design flexibility||With a true MD2 form factor; this adapter is ideal for low-profile height and half-length adapter slots. Eight internal 6-Gb/s SAS ports allow connection to 6 Gb/s or 3 Gb/s high-performance SAS drives, high-capacity SATA drives or a combination of both.|
|Excellent performance||LSI SAS2108* ROC technology, x8 PCI Express* Generation 2 host interface and 800 MHz cache enhance the performance of mainstream applications.|
Delivers proactive drive monitoring and automatic error correction.
An optional battery backup maintains data without the need for an uninterruptible power supply.
|Increased IT productivity||
Includes a suite of tools that are common across all Intel SAS/SATA RAID solutions, for easy installation and advanced management.
|SKU Order Code||Supported Devices||RAID Level Supported||# of Internal Ports||# of External Ports||Compatible Products|
|SAS/SATA||0, 1 ,5, 6, 10, 50, 60||8||0||Click for detailed lists of Intel® products|
|SAS/SATA||0, 1 ,5, 6, 10, 50, 60||4
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