The MegaRAID SAS 9271-8i 6Gb/s SAS and SATA RAID controller card is designed to meet the needs for capacity, performance and data protection in data center, cloud and high-performance computing environments. This card is powered by the LSI SAS 2208 RAID on Chip (RoC) controller, and features two 800MHz PowerPC processor cores and a 72-bit DDRIII interface that drives 1GB cache memory. And with eight internal ports, the 9271-8i controller includes the latest PCI Express 3.0 and 6Gb/s SAS technology for unmatched RAID performance.
- Connect up to 128 SATA or SAS drives with eight internal 6 Gb/s SATA and SAS ports
- Fit into rack-mounted servers with low-profile form factor and side-mounted SAS connectors
- Bandwidth to support critical applications with PCIe 3.0 connectivity
- Balance protection and performance for critical applications with RAID levels 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, and 60
- Add more protection and peace of mind with optional CacheVault flash cache protection and heat-tolerant battery backup cache protection modules