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Areca ARC-8088-2F-24 24 Ports External Dual 16Gb/s Fibre Channels RAID Controller

Package: RETAIL
Ma Labs List#: 67966
Ma Labs SKU#: ARC-2FC-24
Mfr#: ARC-8088-2F-24
Special Order: Non-cancellable!
Mfr Warranty: 3 YEARS

  • Mfr Part Number: ARC-8088-2F-24
  • I/O Processor: Dual core RAID-on-Chip (ROC) 1.2GHz processor
  • On-Board Cache: 2GB on-board DDR3-1866 SDRAM w/ ECC
  • Driver Interface: 
    • 1x SAS "Expansion Out" for an additional JBOD enclosure
    • Up to 24x 12Gb/s internal port using 6x Min SAS HD SFF-8643 connectors
    • Up to 256 devices using SAS expanders
  • Host Interface: 16Gb/s Fibre-to-SAS; Two 16Gb/s Fibre channels
  • Controller Architecture:
    • Write-through or write-back cache support
    • Supports up to 256 SATA or SAS devices using SAS expanders
    • DataBolt Bandwidth Optimizer for balance faster host and slower SAS or SATA devices
    • Redundant flash image for controller availability
    • Real time clock support
  • 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
    • Configurable stripe size up to 1024KB
    • Support HDD firmware update
    • Online array roaming
    • Online RAID level/stripe size migration
    • Online capacity expansion and RAID level migration simultaneously
    • Online volume set growth
    • Instant availability and background initialization
    • Support global and dedicated hot spare
    • 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
    • Support intelligent power management to save energy and extend service life
    • Support NTP protocol to synchronize RAID controller clock over the on-board LAN port
    • Redundant controller operation with active/active and failover/failback function
    • Dual-active RAID controller with cache mirroring through dedicated high speed bus
    • Automatic synchronization of firmware version in the dual-active mode
    • Multi-path & load-balancing support (MPIO)
    • Max 256 devices
    • Max 128 LUNs (volume set) per controller
    • Management port seamless take-over
  • Monitors/Notification:
    • System status indication through LCD, LED and alarm buzzer
    • SMTP support for email notification
    • SNMP support for remote manager
    • Enclosure management ready
  • RAID Management:
    • Field-upgradeable firmware in flash ROM
    • Firmware-embedded manager via RS-232 port
    • Firmware-embedded web browser-based RAID manager-access your RAID subsystem from any standard internet browser via a LAN port
    • Access terminal menu by telnet via a LAN port
    • API library for customer to write its own monitor utility
    • SAP management utility to easily manage multiple RAID units in the network
  • Software Drive: OS Independent
  • Electrical: Power Requirements - 37.2W max. on +12V
  • Dimensions (WxDxH): 146.0 x 250.0 x 43.0 mm