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Areca ARC-8088-2I-16 16 Ports External Dual 12Gb/s iSCSI RAID Controller, Cable Solution

Package: RETAIL
Ma Labs List#: 67968
Mfr#: ARC-8088-2I-16
Special Order: Non-cancellable!
Mfr Warranty: 3 YEARS

  • Mfr Part Number: ARC-8088-2I-16
  • I/O Processor: Dual Core RAID-on-Chip 1.2 GHz
  • On-Board Cache: 2GB on-board DDR3-1866 SDRAM w/ ECC
  • Drive Interface:
    • 1x SAS "Expansion Out" Min SAS HD SFF-8644 connector for an additional JBOD enclosure
    • Up to 16x 12Gb/s Internal Ports using 6x Min SAS HD (SFF-8643) Connectors
    • Up to 256 Devices using SAS Expanders
  • Host Interface: 12Gb/s iSCSI-to-SAS, Two 10Gb/s iSCSI 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/Indicators:
    • LCD Control Display Panel for setup, alarm mute and configuration
    • 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
  • Dimension(WxDxH): 146.0 x 250.0 x 43.0 mm