HighPoint RocketRAID 4311 SAS 3 GB/s RAID Host Bus Adapter

HighPoint RocketRAID 4311 SAS 3 GB/s RAID Host Bus Adapter

HighPoint RocketRAID 4311 SAS 3 GB/s RAID Host Bus Adapter

B&H # HIRR4311 MFR # RR4311
No Longer Available

Product Highlights

  • Processor: Intel IOP348 800 MHz
  • 256 MB DDR-II with ECC Cache Memory
  • 4 SAS/SATA Devices
  • MTBF 920,585 Hours
  • RAID Levels 0, 1, 3, 5, 6, 10, JBOD
  • Battery Backup Unit Support
  • Simple Network Transport Protocol
  • RoHS Compliant
Show moreShow less

HighPoint RocketRAID 4311 overview

  • 1Description

The HighPoint RocketRAID 4311 SAS 3 GB/s RAID Host Bus Adapter is ideal for applications such as video capture and editing, CAD/CAM and digital graphics. Based on HighPoint's TerabyteArchitecture, it offers performance and data protection. The Intel IOP348 I/O Processor delivers enterprise class SAS RAID 5 and RAID 6 performance (749 MB/s read and 628 MB/s write) for mission critical applications that require higher levels of sustained performance, availability and native expansion.

4-Port External SAS Host RAID HBA
The RocketRAID combines HighPoint's TerabyteArchitecture and the Intel IOP348 I/O processor, to deliver industry leading RAID 6 and RAID 5 performance plus robust fault tolerance protection for SATA and SAS storage.
Ready for Use - Native Linux, FreeBSD Embedded, WHQL certified
The RocketRAID is ready for use out-of-the-box. Broad operating system support includes native Linux, embedded FreeBSD and WHQL certified drivers. RocketRAID controller includes an installation guide for the hardware and the software plus a software CD for mainstream operating systems. Optional items include a battery backup and multi lane cables that attach directly to SATA drives. The optional battery backup unit integrates write journaling capability to provide added data protection in the event of a power outage.
RAID 6 Dual Parity Protection
The RocketRAID offers robust hardware RAID 6 protection, an additional disk drive failure tolerance provided by a second independent distributed parity scheme. It provides protection for mission-critical data from two concurrent disk drive failures. For instance, eliminating the risk of data loss if a second drive fails while rebuilding is in process.
Connect and Manage
The RocketRAID utilizes the industry's fastest connectivity with PCIe x8 bus speed to deliver over 1.2 GB/s throughput. The HighPoint RAID Management Suite is a complete spectrum of application tools. Independent RAID Module on Board is the industry's premier RAID management interface that provides a dedicated physical path to manage RAID arrays. The INRMB offers a robust and convenient management tool with cross platform support out-of-the-box.
SAS Enterprise Applications
The RocketRAID is ideal for storage hungry, 24 x7 online access and flexible storage applications. These applications are utilized in financial institutions and online eCommerce. The RocketRAID delivers a complete suite of RAID features for SAS connectivity and with HighPoint TerabyteArchitecture make it ideal for SAS enterprise applications.
RocketRAID 4311 Features
  • HighPoint TerabyteArchitecture - TerabyteStream, TerabyteGuard and TerabyteSaver
  • HighPoint TerabyteStream leverages Intel ADMA to deliver Hardware Embedded Acceleration for RAID 5 XOR and RAID 6 (P+Q)
  • Bootable array support for greater fault tolerance of your OS
  • Variable stripe size for performance tuning by application
  • 64-bit LBA support (greater than 2 TB volume)
  • ATA pass-through mode support
  • Up to 256MB DDR2 memory with ECC protection
  • Multiple SAS/SATA RAID sets
  • RAID Management suite:
    - RocketRAID 4300 series BIOS/Firmware configuration tool
    - RocketRAID web GUI - browser-based management tool
  • Command Line Interface – scriptable configuration tool
  • Simple Network Transport Protocol
  • SMTP - for Email notification of RAID events
  • Independent RAID Module on Board - remote management and troubleshooting of RAID array
  • Variable Sector Size for auto address over 2 TB of storage
  • Battery Backup Unit support
  • Multiple logical unit sizes and RAID levels on one card
  • Multiple card support within a system for large storage requirements
  • Hot swap and hot spare support for data availability
  • Dynamic sector repair and remapping to reduce dropped drives
  • S.M.A.R.T. disk drive monitoring for reliability
  • Auto Rebuild with new drive insertion
  • Drive activity LED and Failed LED support
  • Online Capacity Expansion and Online RAID Level Migration
  • Write journaling for improved performance and data protection
  • Automatic drive insertion and removal notification (Spare / New Inserted Hard Drive)
  • RoHS compliant
In the Box
HighPoint RocketRAID 4311 SAS 3 GB/s RAID Host Bus Adapter
  • User Guide
  • HighPoint RAID Management and Device Driver CD
  • 3 Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    HighPoint RocketRAID 4311 specs

    Host Connection Type PCIe Bus Lanes x8
    Interface Protocol SAS 3 GB/s
    Data Transfer Speed 3 GB/s per port
    On-Board Processors Intel IOP348 800 MHz Onboard IO Processor
    Cache Memory 256 MB DDR-II with ECC
    Channel 4
    Device Support SAS & SATA 3 GB/s, 1.5 GB/s
    Interface 4 SAS/SATA devices
    Port Types 1 x SFF-8088
    RAID Level RAID 0, 1, 3, 5, 6, 10, JBOD
    Form Factor Low Profile
    Battery Backup Unit Ready Yes
    Alarm Yes
    NVRAM Yes
    LED No Activity/Failure LED
    Out of Band Management No
    Connector Yes SAF-TE Connector
    Maintenance & 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
    HighPoint RAID Management Suite
    • Command Line Interface
    • Web browser-base RAID management software
    • Hot key (ctrl-h) boot-up RAID manager via BIOS
    • Web browser-base RAID management software
    • Command Line Interface
    • API library for customizing AP
    Host Adapter Architecture
    • TerabyteStream for Blazing Performance
    • TerabyteSaver and TerabyteGuard for Data Protection and Reliability
    • Intel IOP 81348 (1.2 GHz)
    • PCIe x8 (compatible with x16 slot)
    • 256 MB of DDR II memory with ECC protection
    • RocketRAID 431x directly support up to 4 SAS/SATAII drives
    • Multi adapter support up to 4 adapters
    • Intel RAID 6 (P+Q) for large capacity RAID arrays
    • NVRAM for write journaling
    • Battery Backup Unit Optional
    • RoHS compliant
    • Intel IOP 81348 (800 MHz)
    Advanced RAID Features
    • Supports RAID 0, 1, 3, 5, 6, 10, 50 and JBOD
    • Multiple RAID array support
    • Multiple logical drive support
    • BIOS booting support
    • BIOS PnP and BIOS boot specification support
    • Write through and write back cache
    • Online Array roaming
    • Online capacity expansion and Online RAID level migration
    • Quick and Background initialization for instant RAID configuration
    • Automatic RAID rebuilds
    • 64-bit LBA support greater than 2 TB per volume
    • S.M.A.R.T monitoring hard drive status for reliability
    • Staggered Drive Spin-up
    • (MAID) spin down drives in array when idle
    • ATA pass-through mode support
    • Firmware update while running the Operating System
    Array Monitors, Alerts & Indicators
    • SMTP for Email notification
    • Alarm / Buzzer alerts for drive failure
    • Intelligent Virtual RAID Management
    • Storage Health Inspector (S.M.A.R.T. and disk maintenance)
    • SAF-TE (I2C) enclosure management
    Operating System Support
    • Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 2008 (32 and 64-bit versions)
    • Linux (Fedora Core, Red Hat Enterprise / CentOS, SuSE, Debian, Ubuntu)
    • Mac OS X 10.4.x and above FreeBSD
    • FreeBSD
    • GPL licensed driver into Linux Kernel 2.6.25
    • Work Temperature Range: 41 ~ 131°F (5 ~ 55°C)
    • Relative Humidity Range: 5 ~ 60% non-condensing
    • Storage Temperature: -4 ~ 176°F (-20 ~ 80°C)
    MTBF 920,585 hours
    Electrical Input
    • PCIe: 3.3 V, Power: 2 W
    Physical Specifications WEMI: FCC Part 15 Class B and CE
    Hardware PCIe x8 slot (1.0 or 2.0)
    Power Bus-powered
    Dimensions (LxH) 6.57 x 2.68" (166.88 x 68.07 mm)
    Weight Not specified by the manufacturer
    Packaging Infotvxrbbyeddrtytctzfxsbcavuddcuqzywaebdu
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 13.5 x 8.0 x 2.8"

    HighPoint RocketRAID 4311 reviews

    Be the first to review this item

    HighPoint RocketRAID 4311 Q&A

    HighPoint RocketRAID 4311 accessories

    See any errors on this page? Let us know.