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The SmartRAID V Decade uses the Intelreg; i960 RP processor for peak performance. This card uses PCI 132MB/s data transfers, on a 32-bit, 33MHz host bus. It offers Internal and external 68-pin SCSI connectors.
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Microsoft DOS
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows 95
Microsoft Windows 98
Microsoft Windows NT

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SCO Unix
SCO UnixWare

Hardware Installation
smartraid v firmware flash (html 69 kb)
Installing Drivers or Software
smartraid linux driver (html 96 kb)
smartraid v and vi release notes (html 98 kb)
smartraid v and vi errata (html 102 kb)
smartraid release notes (html 102 kb)
Product Documentation
Technical Reference - DPT Transition to Adaptec RAID (PDF )
User Manual for the SmartRAID V (PDF 1 MB)
Install Guide for the SmartRAID V (PDF 1 MB)
Number of devices
up to 15 SCSI devices per channel

Bus System Interface Type

32-bit PCI 2.1
External Connectors
68-pin Very High Density Cable Interconnect (VHDCI)
Internal Connectors
68-pin High Density
Data Transfer Rate
up to 80MB/s
Package Contents
PM1554U2 Intelligent Ultra2 SCSI Controller Ultra2 Internal SCSI cable with multi-mode terminator, supports 4 SCSI devices Wide to narrow SCSI cable adapter for narrow SCSI devices (CD-ROM, tape, etc.) Storage Management Software I2O device drivers User's Manual and Quick Install Guide

Power Consumption

5V+/-5% @ 1.15A typical

Operating Characteristics

32 F to 122 F(0 C to 50 C)
10% to 90% non-condensing Relative Humidity