Adaptec SCSI RAID 2130SLP
This controller provides a number of advanced features for entry-level and mid-range servers, such as full capacity utilization of mixed size drives. Advanced features include Adaptec's optimized disk utilization, Online Capacity Expansion, RAID Level Migration and Adaptec Storage Manager. The card supports RAID 0, 1, 10, 5, 50, JBOD. Adaptec developed a new technology called Seamless Streaming™ to optimize Ultra320 performance, maximizing bus utilization and minimizing command overhead as multiple commands are transferred in a single connection and at higher speeds.
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Supported Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows
Novell NetWare
Red Hat Linux
SuSE Linux
SCO Openserver
SCO UnixWare

For a detailed list see ASK Answer ID 11563
  Low-profile PCI-X MD2 design ideal high-density server solution, 64-bit/133 MHz
Key Differentiators
  • Optimized Disk Utilization
  • RAID Level Migration
  • Online capacity expansion
  • Background initialization (for immediate RAID availability)
  • S.M.A.R.T. and SAF-TE support
  • Hot-swap disk drive support for easy replacement
  • Hot-spare disk support with automatic rebuild
  • Supports bootable arrays
  • SNMP support
  • Customer Needs
      Ideal for entry-level and high density servers and workstations servers requiring up to 15 disk drives
    System Environment
      Entry-level SCSI servers and workstations, pedestal and rackmount
    Cache Memory
    128 MByte embedded DDR memory
    RAID Levels
    Standard: 0, 1, 10, 5, 50, JBOD
    Key RAID Features

    Optimized Disk Utilization, Online RAID Level Migration, Online Capacity Expansion, S.M.A.R.T and SAF-TE support, SNMP support  as well as the features from the Adaptec Advanced Data Protection Suite including:

    • Striped Mirror (RAID 1E)
    • Hot Space (RAID 5EE)
    • Dual Drive Failure Protection (RAID 6, 60)
    • Copyback Hot Spare

    Optional RAID Features
                 Snapshot Backup

    Number of devices
    15 SCSI devices per channel

    Bus System Interface Type

    64-bit/133MHz PCI-X, or 3.3 volt only PCI
    External Connectors
    One 68-pin VHDCI
    Internal Connectors
    One 68-pin high-density
    Data Transfer Rate
    Up to 320 MByte/sec
    System Requirements
    Available 3.3 volt PCI-X slot
    Package Contents
    • Adaptec SCSI RAID 2130S card
    • Low-profile bracket (in addition to the full-size bracket attached to the controller)
    • One 5-position, Ultra320 SCSI 68-pin high-density LVD Adaptec internal cable with active terminator (2138800-R)
    • Quick Install Guide
    • RAID Installation CD (bootable) including drivers and documentation
    • Adaptec Storage Manager™ Installation CD including management software and documentation
    3 years
    Optional battery backup: ABM-400 (order number 2122700-R)

    Board Dimensions

    Low-profile card
    2.5in H x 6.6in L
    6.4cm H x 16.8cm L

    Power Requirements

    15W typical; 2.2A @ 3.3V and 0.5A @ 5V

    Operating Temperature

    0° to 50° C

    Regulatory Certification

    FCC, UL, C-tick, CE, VCC

    Mean Time Before Failure (MTBF)

    881,719 hours at 40 degrees C