Used PC-Canada maybe 5 times so far. Prices are good, shipping is quick for my location - Mississauga, ON, usually delivered the next day.
The Series 6 family of high-performance Microsemi 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 8x6G RAID-on-Chip (RoC) the Microsemi Adaptec RAID 6805 can deliver up to 2 GB/s sustained data transfer rate to the host. Peak performance is up to 4.8GB/s through the SAS 2.0 interfaces and 4.0GB/s through the PCIe Gen2 host interface. Using SAS expanders, it can connect up to 256 SATA/SAS.
The Microsemi Adaptec RAID 6805 supports a broad range of operating systems, compatibility with more than 300 third-party devices, and full integration with Microsemi Adaptec Storage Manager for centralized management of all MicrosemiAdaptec RAID controllers on the network.
|Manufacturer Part Number:||2271200-R|
|Manufacturer Website Address:||http://www.microsemi.com|
|Brand Name:||Microsemi Adaptec|
|Product Name:||6805 8-port SAS RAID Controller|
|Product Type:||SAS Controller|
|Host Interface:||PCI Express x8|
|Controller Type:||Serial ATA/600|
|RAID Levels:||0, 1, 1E, 5, 5EE, 6, 10, 50, 60, JBOD|
|Data Backup Type:||Battery Backup|
|Total Number of SAS Ports:||2|
|Number of SAS Ports (Internal):||2|
|SAS Connector Details:||2 SFF-8087|
|Height:||2.5" (63.5 mm)|
|Width:||6.6" (167.6 mm)|
|Form Factor:||Plug-in Card|
|Platform Supported:||PC, SPARC|
|Environmental Certification:||RoHS, REACH, WEEE|
|Limited Warranty:||3 Year|