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HighPoint RocketRAID 2720SGL 8-Port PCI-Express 2.0 x8 SAS/SATA RAID Controller

Good Card for Reliable Performance

NoelC

Pros: Inexpensive, easy to set up, fast and REALLY reliable

Cons: Needs a separate cable, a few BIOS quirks

I've had one of these cards in Dell Precision T5400 and T5500 Workstation systems since 2012, controlling RAID 0 arrays of four OCZ 480 GB Vertex 3 SSDs each. At the moment I have two separate 4 drive RAID 0 arrays in a T5500 that boots up Windows 8.1 from one 2 TB array and runs several virtual machines (Windows XP, 7, 8.1, and 10) from the other. It's hard not to get good performance with...
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HighPoint RocketRAID 2720SGL 8-Port PCI-Express 2.0 x8 SAS/SATA RAID Controller

HighPoint RocketRAID 2720SGL 8-Port PCI-Express 2.0 x8 SAS/SATA RAID Controller

“I only had three requirements for this controller, starting with the most important: 1) Support for 8 SAS/SATA drives. 2) 6GB/s 3) under $250CAD 4) Linux/OpenSolaris support. The RocketRAID 2720SGL was the only controller that came close to meeting all three of my requirements, and it surpassed them. NOTE: This was used to expand storage in a Linux-based mdadm software RAID array. There was...” --C-bro

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iStarUSA RAID-SIL3132-2ES PCIe x1 (PCI Express 1.1, compatible with a PCI Express 2.0 slot) SATA II (3.0Gb/s) Dual Ports eSATA Port Multiplier RAID Controller

iStarUSA RAID-SIL3132-2ES PCIe x1 (PCI Express 1.1, compatible with a PCI Express 2.0 slot) SATA II (3.0Gb/s) Dual Ports eSATA Port Multiplier RAID Controller

External Connectors: 2 x eSATA Transfer Rate: Up to 3Gb/s RAID: 0,1,5,10,5+Spare, and 10+Spare Operating Systems Supported: Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista, Linux, MAC OS 10+ Features: Support iStarUSA eSATA Storage Enclosure Fully Compliant with SATA I/II Standard Support up to 10 Hard Drives with Port Multiplier Support Support Silicon Image Port Multiplier SiI3726 Parts: 3 years limited

IBM 46M0831 PCI-Express 2.0 SATA / SAS ServeRAID M1015 Controller for System x

IBM 46M0831 PCI-Express 2.0 SATA / SAS ServeRAID M1015 Controller for System x

The ServeRAID M1015 SAS/SATA Controller for IBM System x is an entry-level 6 Gbps SAS 2.0 PCI Express 2.0 RAID controller. The adapter has two internal mini-SAS connectors to drive up to 32 devices and supports the same base RAID 0, 1, and 10 feature set and drivers as the M5000 series controllers. With the attachment of the ServeRAID M1000 Advanced Feature Key, the ServeRAID M1015 offers the...

Adaptec 2274200-R PCI-Express 3.0 x8 SATA / SAS RAID Controller Card - Kit

Adaptec 2274200-R PCI-Express 3.0 x8 SATA / SAS RAID Controller Card - Kit

Internal Connectors: 2 x SFF-8643 mini-SAS HD Transfer Rate: Up to 6Gb/s RAID: RAID 0/1/1E/5/6/10/50/60 Cache Memory: 1GB Series: RAID 7805 Operating Systems Supported: Microsoft Windows Red Hat Linux SUSE Linux Fedora Debian Linux Ubuntu Linux Sun Solaris FreeBSD VMware ESX Dimensions: 2.535""H x 6.6""L (64mm x 167mm) Features: Connector: Two internal mini SAS HD (SFF-8643)

Adaptec 2274400-R PCI-Express 3.0 x8 SATA / SAS RAID Controller Card - Single

Adaptec 2274400-R PCI-Express 3.0 x8 SATA / SAS RAID Controller Card - Single

Internal Connectors: 4 x SFF-8643 mini-SAS HD Transfer Rate: Up to 6Gb/s RAID: RAID 0/1/1E/5/6/10/50/60 Cache Memory: 1GB Series: RAID 71605 Operating Systems Supported: Microsoft Windows Red Hat Linux SUSE Linux Fedora Debian Linux Ubuntu Linux Sun Solaris FreeBSD VMware ESX Dimensions: 2.535""H x 6.6""L (64mm x 167mm) Features: Connector: Four internal mini SAS HD (SFF-8643)

Adaptec RAID 6405 2271100-R 6Gb/s SATA/SAS 4 internal ports w/512MB cache memory Controller Card, Kit

Adaptec RAID 6405 2271100-R 6Gb/s SATA/SAS 4 internal ports w/512MB cache memory Controller Card, Kit

The Series 6 family of high-performance Adaptec Unified Serial (SATA/SAS) RAID controllers offers maximum performance, scalability and flexibility. With the enhanced bandwidth of its 6 Gb/s SAS2.0 interfaces and the PCIe Gen2 host connection it offers up to 60% higher sustained sequential throughput than previous generation controllers. Based on PMC-Sierra's market-leading, multi-core SRC...

Adaptec RAID 6805 2271200-R 6Gb/s SATA/SAS 8 internal ports w/ 512MB cache memory Controller Card, Kit

Adaptec RAID 6805 2271200-R 6Gb/s SATA/SAS 8 internal ports w/ 512MB cache memory Controller Card, Kit

The Series 6 family of high-performance Adaptec Unified Serial (SATA/SAS) RAID controllers offers maximum performance, scalability and reliability. With the enhanced bandwidth of its 6 Gb/s SAS2.0 interfaces and the PCIe Gen2 host connection it offers up to 60% higher sustained sequential throughput than previous generation controllers. Based on PMC-Sierra's market-leading, multi-core SRC...

Adaptec RAID 6805E 2271800-R 6Gb/s SATA/SAS 8 Internal Ports w/ 128MB Cache Memory Controller Card, Kit

Adaptec RAID 6805E 2271800-R 6Gb/s SATA/SAS 8 Internal Ports w/ 128MB Cache Memory Controller Card, Kit

Internal Connectors: 2 x SFF-8087 mini-SAS Transfer Rate: Up to 6Gb/s RAID: RAID 0/1/10/1E/JBOD Cache Memory: 128MB Operating Systems Supported: Microsoft Windows Red Hat Linux SUSE Linux Fedora Debian Linux Ubuntu Linux Sun Solaris FreeBSD VMware ESX Dimensions: 2.535"" x 6.095"" Features: RAID: Supports up to 8 SATA or SAS devices SES and SAF-TE enclosure management Hybrid...

3ware 9650SE-8LPML KIT PCI Express x4 SATA II (3.0Gb/s) Controller Card

3ware 9650SE-8LPML KIT PCI Express x4 SATA II (3.0Gb/s) Controller Card

Supporting up to 8 SATA II and SATA I hard drives, the 3ware 9650SE-8LPML PCI Express controller card is perfect for entry-level storage servers. Supporting RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, single disk, and JBOD, the 3ware 9650SE can not only backup data but can also significantly extend the storage capacity of a system. Featuring a PCI-Express x4 compatibility it’s one of the few...

SUPERMICRO AOC-SASLP-MV8 PCI Express x4 SAS SAS RAID Controller

SUPERMICRO AOC-SASLP-MV8 PCI Express x4 SAS SAS RAID Controller

External Connectors: 8 x SAS Internal Connectors: 2 x SFF-8087 mini-SAS Transfer Rate: 300 MBps Per Channel Parts: 1 year limited Labor: 3 years limited

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