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Module: MegaRAIDSAS9285CV-8e of 6Gb/s SATA+SAS is a part of Controllers/Switches
MegaRAIDSAS9285CV-8e
Key Features :
  • Eight external SATA+SAS ports
  • Two mini-SAS SFF-8088 x4 connectors
  • 6Gb/s throughput per port
  • LSISAS2208 Dual Core ROC
    o 800MHz PowerPC®
  • MD2 Low profile (6.6" X 2.536")
  • x8 PCI Express 2.0 host interface
  • 1GB DDRIII cache (1333MHz)
  • CacheVault flash cache protection (included)
  • Connect up to 240 SATA and/or SAS devices
  • RAID levels 0, 1, 5 and 6
  • RAID spans 10, 50 and 60
  • Second generation 6Gb/s SATA+SAS with unprecedented levels of performance
  • External JBOD expansion for up to 240 SATA and SAS HDDs and SSDs
  • Unsurpassed IOPs performance and advanced software options help users realize full benefits of SSD deployments
  • CacheVault technology included for greener, lower total cost cache protection
  • Support for MegaRAID CacheCade® Pro 2.0 read/write caching software to accelerate I/O performance of existing HDD arrays using SSDs as high-performance cache.
  • Meets high I/O transaction demands of database and datacenter applications
  • Provides the sustained data transfer rates and high sequential bandwidth to meet processing requirements of digital media, video and imaging environments
Specification
Solution Provided
Eight-port external SATA+SAS solution for performance-hungry external storage environments using up to 240 SAS, SATA and solid state drives (SSDs); reduces maintenance costs and total cost of ownership using CacheVault technology.
Physical Dimensions
MD2 Low profile (2.536"x6.60")
Internal Connectors
Two Mini-SAS SFF8088 internal connectors
Device Support
Up to 240 SAS and/or SATA hard drives and SSDs
Host Bus Type
x8 lane PCI Express 2.0 compliant
Data Transfer Rates
Up to 6Gb/s per port
I/O Processor/SAS Controller
LSISAS2208 Dual-Core RAID on Chip (ROC)
Cache Memory
1 GB 1333MHz DDRIII SDRAM
Cache Protection
MegaRAID CacheVault flash cache protection (included)
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 (failover)
  • 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: Controller Card: 60°C, Cap Pack: 55°C
Operating Voltage
+3.3V, +12V
Hardware Warranty
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
Optional SSD Optimization
MegaRAID CacheCade Software uses SSDs in front of HDD volumes to create high-capacity, high-performance controller cache pools
MegaRAID Fast Path Software is designed to provide high-performance I/O acceleration for SSD arrays connected to 6Gb/s MegaRAID SATA+SAS controllers
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: lsi.com/channel/support

Ordering Information
LSI00298 (Single-pack)
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