Series 7Q RAID adapters support both SAS and SATA devices and offer maxCache 3.0 read and write SSD caching for increased IOPS and lower latency. Ideal for I/O intensive storage applications, NAS, online transaction processing servers (OLTP), web servers, and cloud computing applications.
High I/O transaction and high bandwidth processing; solutions that reduce energy consumption and maintenance costs.
Key Software Features
• Optimized Disk Utilization • Supported RAID levels: 0, 1, 1E, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60 • HBA Mode and Simple Volume Mode for automatic deployment • Supports up to 256 SAS or SATA devices using SAS expanders • Hybrid RAID 1 & 10 • Quick initialization • Online Capacity Expansion • Copyback Hot Spare • Dynamic caching algorithm • Native Command Queuing (NCQ) • Background initialization • Hot-plug drive support • RAID Level Migration • Hot spares - global, dedicated, and pooled • Automatic/manual rebuild of hot spares • SES and SAF-TE enclosure management • Configurable stripe size • S.M.A.R.T. support • Multiple arrays per disk drive • Dynamic sector repair • Staggered drive spin-up • Bootable array support • Support for Tape Devices, Autoloaders
Software • Adaptec maxView Storage Manager • Web based GUI Management Utility • OS Support: Windows, Linux, Solaris VMware • Remote configuration, monitoring & notification • Remote firmware updates • SMI-S Support • SMTP
ARCCONF • Command Line Interface • SMI-S support for VMware
0°C to 50°C* (with 200 LFM airflow) Note: This Adaptec card contains a powerful RAID processor which requires adequate airflow to operate reliably. Please install this card only into server or PC chassis with recommended airflow (200 LFM). * Ambient temperature measured 1" away from the RAID processor
0.1A @ 3.3VDC 1.5A @ 12VDC measured on PCIe Gen3 systems with 6G drives