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Areca ARC-1226-8I 8-Port PCI-Express 3.0 x8 Internal SAS 12Gbps RAID Controller w/ 1GB ECC Cache

Package: RETAIL
Ma Labs List#: 67836
Ma Labs SKU#: ARC-12268I
Mfr#: ARC-1226-8I
Special Order: Non-cancellable!
Mfr Warranty: 3 YEARS

  • Mfr Part Number: ARC-1226-8I
  • I/O Processor: Dual Core RAID-on-Chip 1.2GHz
  • On-Board Cache: 1GB on-board DDR3-1600 SDRAM w/ ECC
  • Host Bus Type: PCI-Express 3.0 x8
  • Driver Connector: 2x SFF-8643
  • Drive Support: Supports up to 8 x 12Gb/s SAS/SATA HDDs
  • Adapter Architecture:
    • Dual Core RAID-on-Chip (ROC) 1.2 GHz processor
    • PCIe 3.0 x8 lane host interface
    • 1GB on-board DDR3-1600 SDRAM with ECC
    • Write-through or write-back cache support
    • Support up to 4/8 internal or 4/8 external 12Gb/s SAS ports
    • ARC-1226-8i supports up to 8 x 12Gb/s SAS/SATA HDDs
    • BIOS boot array support for greater fault tolerance
    • Boot support for the uEFI host BIOS
    • NVRAM for RAID event & transaction log
    • Redundant flash image for controller availability
    • Multi-adapter support for large storage requirements
    • Support flash-based or battery backup module (FBM/BBM) ready (optional)
    • RoHS compliant
  • RAID Features:
    • RAID level 0, 1, 10(1E), 3, 5, 6, 30, 50, 60, Single Disk or JBOD
    • Multiple RAID 0 and RAID 10(1E) support (RAID 00 and RAID100)
    • Multiple RAID selection
    • Support HDD firmware update
    • Configurable stripe size up to 1024KB
    • Online array roaming
    • Online RAID level/stripe size migration
    • Online capacity expansion and RAID level migration simultaneously
    • Online volume set growth
    • SED (self-encrypting drives) function support
    • Instant availability and background initialization
    • Support global and dedicated hot spare
    • Automatic drive insertion/removal detection and rebuilding
    • Support intelligent power management to save energy and extend service life
    • Support for native 4K and 512 byte sector SAS and SATA devices
    • Multiple pairs SSD/HDD disk clone function
    • SSD automatic monitor clone (AMC) support
    • Controller level hardware encryption function support
  • Monitors/Indicators:
    • System status indication through global HDD activity/fault connector, individual activity/fault connector, LCD/I2Cconnector and alarm buzzer
    • SMTP support for email notification
    • SNMP support for remote manager
    • Enclosure management (Serial Bus) ready
  • RAID Management:
    • Field-upgradeable firmware in flash ROM
    • In-Band Manager:
      • Hot key "boot-up" McBIOS RAID manager via M/B BIOS
      • Web browser-based McRAID storage manager via ArcHttp proxy server for all operating systems
      • Support Command Line Interface (CLI)
      • API library for customer to write monitor utility
      • Single Admin Portal (SAP) monitor utility
  • Operating System:
    • Windows 10/8/Server2012/7/2008/Vista/XP/2003
    • Linux
    • FreeBSD
    • VMware (Driver 6.x support CLI in-band management utility)
    • Solaris 10/11 x86/x86_64
    • Mac OS X 10.4 or Higher
  • Power Dissipation: On +12V, 14.4W
  • Form Factor (LxH): Low Profile - 169.5 x 64.4 mm