SAS3216 I/O Controller
Enable the hyper scale out transition with high-performance and high-connectivity solutions for your Direct Attached SAS/SATA controller solutions
Whether you’re building external or cloud-based storage systems for high connectivity, or outfitting servers, the SAS 3216 PCIe® 16-port, 12Gb/s SAS/SATA IOC provides choices for storage optimization by enhancing direct-attached storage (DAS) solutions.
This high-performance, fourth-generation I/O controller supports T-10 data protection model and optical support, PCIe hot plugging, and up to 2,000 connected devices.
- Capitalize on the wide bandwidth of 8 PCI Express 3.0 lanes with SAS transfer rates of up to 12Gb/s and SATA rates up to 6Gb/s
- Extend existing end-user investments with DataBolt technology, which provides the benefits of 12Gb/s SAS with existing 6Gb/s drive devices
- Increase value with integrated support for RAID levels 0, 1, 1E and 10 while providing support for additional MegaRAID options
- Deliver more than one million IOPS and 6,500 MB/s throughput performance
|External Memory Interfaces||Flash ROM, NVSRAM|
|I/O Controller||PowerPC 476 @ 1.2 GHz|
|Protocols||SSP, SMP, STP, SATA|
|RAID Levels||0, 1, 1E, 10|
|Transfer Rates||Supports 12, 6, and 3Gb/s SAS and 6, 3Gb/s SATA data transfer rates|