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Module: MegaRAIDSAS9280-24i4e of 6Gb/s SATA+SAS is a part of Controllers/Switches
Key Features :
  • Twenty-four internal + four external 6Gb/s SATA+SAS ports
  • Six internal mini-SAS SFF-8087 x4 connectors
  •  One mini-SAS SFF-8088 external connector
  • Half-Length, Full Height (6.6" x 4.376")
  • 512MB DDRII cache (800MHz)
  • Internal drive storage and external JBOD expansion.
  • PCI Express® 2.0 provides faster signaling for high-bandwidth applications.
  • Connect up to 240 3Gb/s and 6Gb/s SATA and SAS devices.
  • Support for LSI Advanced Software Options including MegaRAID FastPath, CacheCade, SafeStore, and Recovery software
Solution Provided
Twenty-four port internal/four-port external SATA+SAS solution for internal drive storage and external JBOD expansion using up to 240 SAS and/or SATA devices
Physical Dimensions
Half-Length, Full Height (6.6" x 4.376")
Internal Connectors
Six Mini-SAS SFF8087 4i internal connectors
External Connectors
One Mini-SAS SFF8088 4x external connector
Device Support
Up to 240 SAS and/or SATA devices
Host Bus Type
x8 lane PCI Express 2.0 Compliant
Data Transfer Rates
Up to 6Gb/s per port
I/O Processor/SAS Controller
LSISAS2108 RAID on Chip (ROC) and LSISAS2x36 Expander
Cache Memory
Battery Backup Unit
LSIiBBU07 or LSIiBBU08, an intelligent battery backup module option that connects remotely to the RAID controller
Key RAID Data Protection Features
  • RAID levels 0, 1, 5 and 6
  • RAID spans 10, 50 and 60
  • Online Capacity Expansion (OCE)
  • Online RAID Level Migration (RLM)
  • Auto resume after loss of system power during arrays
    array rebuild or reconstruction (RLM)
  • Single controller Multipathing
  • Load Balancing
  • Configurable stripe size up to 1MB
  • Fast initialization for quick array setup
  • Check Consistency for background data integrity
  • SSD Support with SSD Guard™
  • Patrol read for media scanning and repairing
  • 64 logical drive support
  • Up to 64TB LUN support
  • DDF compliant Configuration on Disk (COD)
  • S.M.A.R.T support
  • Global and dedicated Hot Spare with Revertible
    Hot Spare support
    – Automatic rebuild
    – Enclosure affinity
    – Emergency SATA hot spare for SAS arrays
  • Enclosure management
    – SES (inband)
    – SGPIO (sideband)
Operating Temperature
Maximum ambient: 60°C (45°C w/iBBU)
Operating Voltage
3 years, free advanced technical support, advanced replacement option
Regulatory Certifications
EN55022, EN55024, EN60950, EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3; FCC Class A, Class B; UL1950; UL; CSA C22.2; VCCI; RRL for MIC; BSMI; C-tick
RAID Management
MegaRAID Management Suite
  • MegaRAID Storage Manager
  • MegaCLI (command-line interface)
  • WebBIOS
OS Support

Extensive support includes Microsoft® Windows® Vista/2008/Server 2003/2000/XP, Linux®, Solaris™ (x86), Netware®, FreeBSD®, VMware® and more.
* Visit the LSI download Center for the most complete list of supported operating systems:

900,264 Hours
Ordering Information
LSI00211 (Single-pack)
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