Areca ARC-4038X 80TB 8-Bay RAID Array (8 x 10TB) with PCIe RAID controller

Areca ARC-4038X 80TB 8-Bay RAID Array (8 x 10TB) with PCIe RAID controller

Areca ARC-4038X 80TB 8-Bay RAID Array (8 x 10TB) with PCIe RAID controller

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Areca ARC-4038X 80TB 8-Bay RAID Array (8 x 10TB) with PCIe RAID controller

Areca ARC-4038X 80TB 8-Bay RAID Array (8 x 10TB) with PCIe RAID controller

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  • 8 x 10TB Enterprise 3.5" Hard Drives
  • 8 x SATA/SAS Drive Bays
  • ARC-1883X PCIe RAID Controller
  • RAID 0, 1, 10, 3, 5, 6, 30, 50, 60, JBOD
  • Preconfigured in RAID 5
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Capacity: 80TB

80TB 32TB

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  • 1Description

The ARC-4038X 80TB 8-Bay RAID Array from Areca comes with a PCIe RAID controller, an external miniSAS HD cable, and eight 10TB Enterprise-Level HDDs, providing 80TB of raw storage.

It offers a compact external storage chassis capable of accommodating drives with a SAS 12 Gb/s or SATA 6 Gb/s interface. The box can support both 2.5" and 3.5" disk drives, each one contained in a disk carrier. This compact tower provides one 6 Gb/s SFF-8088 SAS and four 12 Gb/s SFF-8644 connections. Out-of-band CLI can be redefined to the manufacture default setting on those connections. Configuration and environmental information are accessible either via in-band (SES-3.0 over SMP) or out-of-band serial port.

The ARC-4038 includes 8 internal plus 20 external SAS 12 Gb/s ports for host and easy expansion. It features SAS and LSI DataBolt bandwidth optimizer technology. This enclosure is compatible with SAS-enabled systems as well as 6 Gb/s drives and backplanes. Using DataBolt, the ARC-4038 buffers 6 Gb/s data and then transfers it out to the host at 12 Gb/s speeds in order to match the bandwidth between faster hosts and slower SAS or SATA devices.

The ARC-4038 contains an embedded expander manager that can access via in-band SES-3.0 over SMP protocol and out-of band RS-232 port. The ARC-4038 expander firmware and EPLD has implemented the SES-3.0 protocol and disk activity map to the individual fault/activity status indicator on the backplanes. It has autonomous chassis management of the power supply status connectors and two fan monitor/speed control connectors through the SES-3.0 protocol. The hardware monitor can keep track of system voltage and temperature as well as offer a warning message via an alarm buzzer and the corresponding LED.

The ARC-1883X PCIe RAID controller offers increased performance and improved enterprise data protection. This low-profile card is equipped with a 1.2 GHz dual-core ROC processor, 2GB of DDR3-1866 memory, and PCIe 3.0 interface. It supports up to 256 drives and provides two SFF-8644 ports. The drives are preconfigured in a single RAID 5 array, providing 70TB of usable storage.

Four 12Gb/s SFF-8644 and one 6Gb/s SFF-8088 SAS host and expansion connections
LED activity/status in each drive carrier
Daisy chain capacity expansion
Plug & Play add capacity without shutting down
Support CLI for conguration and environmental information
In the Box
Areca ARC-4038X 80TB 8-Bay RAID Array (8 x 10TB) with PCIe RAID controller
  • Power Cord
  • External MiniSAS HD Cable
  • PCIe RAID Controller
  • RJ11 to RS-232 DB9 Cable
  • RJ-45 LAN Cable
  • 32 x Drive Mounting Screws
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty on HDD
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Capacity 80 TB (8 x 10 TB HGST He Enterprise drives)
    SAS / SATA Connectivity SAS hard drives:
    Up to 8 x 2.5" or 3.5" SAS hot-plug hard drives (12 Gb/s) at speeds of 7.2K, 10K or 15K rpm

    SATA hard drives:
    Up to 8 x 2.5" or 3.5" SATA hot-plug hard drives (6 Gb/s) at speeds of 7.2K or 10K rpm
    JBOD Controller Modules Expander board: 1 module
    Sensors: 1 sensor on the expander board
    Backplane 8 x SAS drive connectors
    1 x power supply connector
    2 x cooling fan module connectors
    1 x sets of expander board connector
    Back Panel Connectors I/O connectors:
    2 x SFF-8644 + 1 x SFF-8088 "Host In" connectors for connection to the host
    2 x SFF-8644 "Expansion Out" connectors for expansion to an additional JBOD enclosure

    Management connectors:
    1 x 6-pin UART RJ-11 connector
    1 x RJ-45 LAN connector (manufacture manager only)
    LED Indicators Hard-drive carrier:
    1 x Blue single-color activity LED
    1 x Two-color LED status indicator per drive

    Expander board:
    2 x One-color LED status indicators for each SAS host port, one for SAS host port link and one for the activity status
    2 x One-color LED status indicators for each SAS expansion port, one for SAS expansion port link and one for the activity state
    Wattage 220 W maximum continuous
    Voltage 90 to 256 VAC, 50/60 Hz
    Amperage 12 V/16 A, 5 V/16 A, 3.3 V/14 A
    Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
    Storage Temperature -40 to 140°F (-40 to 60°C)
    Operating Humidity (Relative) 10 to 80% (non-condensing)
    Storage Humidity 5 to 95% (non-condensing)
    Dimensions 11.89 x 5.75 x 11.42" (302 x 146 x 290 mm)
    Weight 14.9 lb (6.8 kg)
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