The Adaptec Serial Attached SCSI RAID 4805SAS PCI-Express card is an eight-port controller that supports SAS, SATA or SATA II disk drives. It features the Adaptec RAID Code (ARC) with standard RAID 0, 1, 5, 10, and 50, as well as optional Advanced Data Protection Suite. The card has 128 MB of ECC-protected DDR DRAM and a battery unit is optional.
Note: Only drivers that are not included or embedded within a supported operating system are listed below. To see a complete list of supported operating systems see the Product Specifications
High-performance storage connectivity and data protection for servers and workstations
Ideal for supporting server and workgroup applications where high levels of sustained read and write operations are required, such as video streaming, web content, video-on-demand, security and surveillance, fixed content, and reference data storage.
Departmental and workgroup servers and workstations
Key RAID Features
Hot Spare Support, RAID Level Migration, Online Capacity Expansion, Optimized Disk Utilization, and the following Adaptec Advanced Data Protection Suite features:
Striped Mirror (RAID 1E)
Hot Space (RAID 5EE)
Dual Drive Failure Protection (RAID 6, 60)
Copyback Hot Spare
Bus System Interface Type
8-lane PCIe host interface
One x4 SAS connector SFF-8470
Two x4 SAS connectors SFF-8484
Data Transfer Rate
Up to 3Gb/s per port.
Intel or AMD architecture with available 8-lane PCIe slot. Supports EM64T and AMD64 architectures
Adaptec Serial Attached SCSI RAID 4805SAS card
One 1-meter Serial Attached SCSI fanout cable (2214700-R)
Standard full-size bracket
Quick Install Guide
RAID Installation CD (bootable) including drivers and documentation
Adaptec Storage Manager™ Installation CD including management software and documentation