an Adaptec Unified Serial controller to leverage cost-effective,
high-capacity Serial ATA (SATA) disk drives or high-performance
Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) drives, or both, in a single storage
system. With Adaptec Unified Serial controllers, you can
scale up to 60TB (using 500GB drives) and increase performance
for SATA and SAS storage.
The Adaptec RAID 3805 is an 8-port controller that supports
SATA and SAS drives and next-generation PCIe connectivity.
It features Adaptec RAID Code (ARC) with RAID levels 0, 1,
1E, 5, 5EE, 6, 10, 50, 60, JBOD, as well as Copyback Hot
Spare and optional Snapshot Backup. With an MD2 low-profile
form factor, this card will fit into any server, including
high-density rack mount and blade servers.
The card has 256MB of DDR2 memory and a battery unit is
optional.Adaptec Storage Manager provides one-view, centralized
management for all Adaptec RAID controllers.
8 ports support up to 8 SATA and SAS drives
PCIe host interface
3 Gb/s per port
RAID levels 0, 1, 1E, 5, 5EE, 6, 10, 50, 60, JBOD
Copyback Hot Spare and optional Snapshot Backup
LED header for drive activity and failure indication
SES2 and SGPIO enclosure management
256MB DDR2 fixed data cache
MD2 low-profile form factor