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Areca ARC-1214-4I 4-Port PCI-Express x8 SAS/SATA RAID Controller w/ 1GB ECC Cache

Package: RETAIL
Ma Labs List#: 67781
Ma Labs SKU#: ARC12144I
Mfr#: ARC-1214-4I
UPC Code: 898041002769
Special Order: Non-cancellable!
Mfr Warranty: 3 YEARS

  • Mfr Part Number: ARC-1214-4I
  • I/O Processor: ARM-Based Storage I/O Processor
  • On-Board Cache: 1GB On-Board SDRAM w/ ECC
  • Host Bus Type: PCI-Express 2.0 x8
  • Driver Connector: 1x SFF-8087
  • Drive Support: Up to 4x 6Gb/s SAS/SATA HDDs/SSD
  • Adapter Architecture:
    • Multi-adapter support for large storage requirements
    • BIOS boot support for greater fault tolerance
    • BIOS PnP (plug and play) and BBS (BIOS boot specification) support
    • Support EFI BIOS for Mac Pro
    • NVRAM for RAID event & transaction log
    • Redundant flash image for controller availability
    • RoHS Compliant
  • RAID Features:
    • RAID level 0, 1, 10 (1E), 3, 5, 6, 30, 50, 60, Single Disk or JBOD
    • Multi-level RAID 0 and RAID 10 (R00 and R100)
    • Support up to 1MB stripe size
    • Multiple RAID selection
    • 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
    • Automatic drive insertion/removal detection and rebuilding
    • Greater than 2TB capacity per disk drive support
    • Greater than 2TB per volume set (64-bit LBA support)
    • Support intelligent power management to save energy and extend service life
    • Multiple pairs SSD/HDD disk clone function
    • SSD automatic monitor clone (AMC) support
  • Monitors/Indicators:
    • System status indication through global HDD activity/fault connector, individual fault connector, LCD/serial bus connector and alarm buzzer
    • SMTP support for email notification
    • SNMP support for remote manager
    • Enclosure management (Serial bus and SGPIO) 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
    • Out-of-Band Manager:
      • Firmware-embedded web browser-based McRAID storage manager, SMTP manager, SNMP agent and Telnet function via Ethernet port
      • API library for customer to write monitor utility
  • Operating System:
    • Windows 8/ 7/ Vista/ XP/ 2008/ 2003/ Server 2012
    • Linux
    • FreeBSD
    • VMware (only driver package available w/o management utility)
    • Solaris 10/ 11 x86/ x86_64
    • Mac OS 10.4.x/ 10.5.x/ 10.6.x/ 10.7.x/ 10.8.x (EFI BIOS support)
  • Power Requirements: 3.3V - 49.5W; +12V - 6.22W
  • Dimensions (LxH): 168.0 x 62.0 mm