Areca ARC-1883X 8-Port 12 Gb/s SAS/SATA RAID Adapter

Areca ARC-1883X 8-Port 12 Gb/s SAS/SATA RAID Adapter

Areca ARC-1883X 8-Port 12 Gb/s SAS/SATA RAID Adapter

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Areca ARC-1883X overview

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The ARC-1883X 8-Port 12 Gb/s SAS/SATA RAID Adapter from Areca is equipped with 1.2 GHz dual core ROC processor, DDR3-1866 memory architecture, and PCIe 3.0 interface. It has a multi-adapter support for large storage requirements. The ARC-1883X adapter supports up to 256 SATA or SAS devices using SAS. It also supports HDD firmware update, SED (self-encrypting drives) function, and Command Line Interface (CLI). The adapter features NVRAM for RAID event and transaction log, and redundant flash image for controller availability. It also has Single Admin Portal (SAP) monitor utility and API library for customer to write monitor utility. The adapter supports online capacity expansion and RAID level migration simultaneously.

Write-through or write-back cache support
Supports up to 4/8/12/16/24 internal or 4/8 external 12 Gb/s SAS ports
BIOS boot array support for greater fault tolerance
Supports up to 256 SATA or SAS devices using SAS expanders
Boot support for the uEFI host BIOS
Configurable stripe size up to 1MB
Supports online array roaming, online RAID level/stripe size migration, and online volume set growth
Supports global and dedicated hot spare
Automatic drive insertion/removal detection and rebuilding
Supports native 4K and 512 byte sector SAS and SATA devices
Supports intelligent power management and background initialization
Supports NTP protocol synchronize RAID controller clock over the on-board Ethernet port
Multiple pairs SSD/HDD disk clone function
Supports SSD automatic monitor clone (AMC) and controller level hardware encryption function
System status indication through global HDD activity/fault connector, individual activity/fault connector, LCD/I2C connector, and alarm buzzer
SMTP support for email notification and SNMP support for remote manager
Enclosure management (SES-2, SMP and SGPIO) ready
Field-upgradeable firmware in flash ROM
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
Firmware-embedded web browser-based McRAID storage manager, SMTP manager, SNMP agent, and Telnet function via Ethernet port
Supports push button and LCD display panel (optional)
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Areca ARC-1883X specs

I/O Processor Dual Core RAID-on-chip 1.2 GHz
Interface PCIe 3.0 x8 lane host interface
On-Board Cache 2 GB onboard DDR3-1866 SDRAM
Driver Connector 2 x SFF-8644
Drive Support Up to 256 12 Gb/s SAS or 6 Gb/s and 3 Gb/s SAS/SATA HDDs/SSD, using 12 Gb/s SAS expander
Form Factor Low Profile: 6.7 x 2.5" / 169.5 x 64.4 mm
RAID Support Multiple RAID selection
Multiple RAID 0 and RAID 10 (1E) support (RAID 00 and RAID 100)
RAID level 0, 1, 10 (1E), 3, 5, 6, 30, 50, 60, single disk, or JBOD
System Requirements Windows 10/8/Server 2012/7/2008/Vista/Server 2003/XP
VMware (Driver 6.x support CLI in-band management utility) Solaris 10/11 x86/x86_64
Mac OS X 10.5.x or higher (EFI BIOS support)
Operating Temperature 41 to 140°F / 5 to 60°C
Operating Humidity 10 to 85%, non-condensing
Storage Temperature -40 to 158°F / -40 to 70°C
Storage Humidity 5 to 90%, non-condensing
Power Voltage 12 V
Wattage 14.4 W
Compliances RoHS compliant
Dimensions Not specified by the manufacturer
Weight Not specified by the manufacturer
Packaging Info
Package Weight 1.0 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 10.1 x 6.7 x 3.3"

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