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HighPoint RocketRAID 2640 x4 SGL 4 Channel PCI-Express x4 SAS RAID Controller

B&H # HIRR2640X4SG Mfr # RR2640X4SGL
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You Pay: $70.99
Product Highlights
  • SAS 3 GB/s Interface
  • PCIe 2.0 x4
  • 4 Channels
  • 4 SAS/SATA Devices
  • 4 SATA Connectors
  • Hot Swap Support
  • 0, 1, 5, 10, 50, JBOD RAID Level
  • RAID Array Roaming
  • SMTP for Email Notification

The HighPoint RocketRAID 2640 x4 SGL 4 Channel PCI-Express x4 SAS RAID Controller is ideal for data-intensive applications such as tiered storage environments (disk-to-disk), security and surveillance, video editing and digital content creation. It supports both SAS and SATA 3 GB/s drives on the same controller that maintains configuration optimization.

The RocketRAID 2640 x4 SGL 4 Channel PCI-Express x4 SAS RAID Controller supports either 15,000 RPM SAS hard drives for performance or lower cost SATA hard drives for capacity. It also supports up to 4 SAS/SATA HDDs and SSDs in a variety of RAID and non-RAID configurations that includes single disk, JBOD, RAID 0, 1, 5, 6 and 10 and all the major PC operating systems including Windows 2008/Vista, Linux distributions, Mac OS X and FreeBSD.

HighPoint RAID Management
HighPoint RAID Management software offers a user friendly interface to create, manage and maintain your storage solutions. Email notification and remote are some of the advanced features that the RAID Management software has to offer.
Comprehensive OS Support
HighPoint offers the broadest range of support for all the major operating systems to ensure OS and hardware server compatibility. Drivers are available for all the major operating systems, including Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and FreeBSD. The Linux Open Source driver helps the customers easily install and configure the RocketRAID 2640 X4 controller.
Web-based RAID Management Interface
RocketRAID host adapters include the HighPoint Web-RAID Management Interface (WebGUI), which allows both novices and experts to quickly configure, manage and monitor storage configurations. Command line interface packages are available for Linux and FreeBSD distributions.
Host Adapter Architecture
  • PCIe x4
  • 4 Internal SAS/SATA 3 GB/s Device Ports
  • Up to 4 SAS/SATA Hard Drives
  • Native Command Queuing
  • Low Profile
Advanced RAID Features
  • Support RAID 0, 1,5,10 and JBOD
  • Multiple RAID support
  • Multiple logical drive support
  • BIOS booting support
  • Online Array roaming
  • Automatic drive (insert / remove) detection
  • Automatic RAID rebuilds
  • 64-bit LBA support greater than 2 TB per volume
  • S.M.A.R.T (Early Warning System)
  • TerabyteGuard for data protection and reliability
  • Bad sector repair and remapping to reduce dropped drives
Array Monitors, Alerts and Indicators
  • Hard Drive LED Indicators (Activity and Failed)
  • Email Notification
  • Alarm/Buzzer alerts for drive/array failure
  • Enclosure Management support with I2C and SGP IO
Operating System Support
  • Windows (2000, XP, x64, 2003, 2008, Vista (32 and 64) BIT)
  • Linux (Fedora Core, Red Hat Enterprise / CentOS, SuSE)
  • Mac OS X 10.4.x and above
  • FreeBSD
  • Linux Open Source
RAID Management
  • Online Capacity Expansion and Online RAID Level Migration
  • Quick and Background initialization for instant RAID configuration
  • Write Back and Write Through support
  • API library for customization
  • Command Line Interface
  • Web GUI RAID management (local and remote monitoring)
  • SHI (Drive analysis driven from S.M.A.R.T)
Maintenance and Management Settings
  • RAID Array Roaming
  • Unplug/Remove RAID array
  • Hot key (ctrl-h) boot-up RAID manager via BIOS
  • Firmware update while running the Operating System
  • Verify RAID Array for Bad Sectors and Parity Check
  • Task Scheduler
  • Automatic RAID rebuild
  • Automatic drive (insert / removal) detection
  • Hot Spare Disk
  • Staggered Drive Spin-up
  • Rebuild Priority (Low - Highest)
  • Spin Down Idle Mode
  • Hot Swap and Hot plug
  • Bad sector repair and remapping to reduce dropped drives
  • Multiple RAID array
  • Multiple Logical Drive
  • 64-bit LBA support greater than 2 TB per volume
RAID Monitoring Tools
  • SMTP for Email notification
  • Alarm / Buzzer alerts for drive failure
  • SES-2 enclosure management (Failed, SMART (SHI))
  • Enclosure management support I2C
  • Hard Drive LED indicators (Activity and Failed)
  • Storage Health Inspector – Drive analysis from S.M.A.R.T
  • Event Log
RAID Management Suite
  • Command Line Interface
  • Web browser-base RAID management software
  • API
RAID Controller Marvell 88SE6445
Interface 4 SAS/SATA Devices
Connector Type 4 SATA
Form Factor Low Profile
Alarm Yes
Activity/Fail LED Yes
Interface Protocol SAS 3 GB/s
Host Connection Type PCIe 2.0 x4
Data Transfer Rate 3 GB/s per-port
Channels 4
Device Support SAS & SATA 3 GB/s, 1.5 GB/s
Hot Swap Support Yes
Connectors 4x SAS/SATA
RAID Supported 0, 1, 5, 10, JBOD
Operating System Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and FreeBSD
Hardware PCIe x4 slot (1.0 or 2.0)
Power Bus-powered
Operating Temperature
  • Work Temp: 41 ~ 131°F (5 ~ 55°C)
  • Storage Temp: -4 ~ 176°F (-20 ~ 80°C)
  • Relative Humidity: 5 ~ 60% non-condensing
Operating Voltage
  • PCI-e: 3.3 V
  • Power: 5 W
Regulator Certification FCC Part 15 Class B and CE
MTBF 920,585 hours
Dimensions 3.45 x 2.53" (87.8 x 64.3 mm)
Weight Not specified by the manufacturer
HighPoint RocketRAID 2640 x4 SGL 4 Channel PCI-Express x4 SAS RAID Controller
  • Software CD
  • Quick installation Guide
  • Low Profile Bracket
  • 1-Year Warranty
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