MegaRAID SAS 8708EM2

MegaRAID SAS 8708EM2 Kit
  • Provides high-performance and cost effective data protection for internal SAS systems using up to 32 SAS or SATA hard drives.
  • A perfect fit for 1U and 2U servers and space-limited storage environments.
  • A high-performance RAID adapter with advanced data protection capabilities for low-cost server and nearline applications.

Features

LSI MegaRAID SAS 8708EM2 Kit

  • Eight internal SAS/SATA ports
  • Two Mini-SAS SFF-8087 x4 connectors
  • 3Gb/s throughput per port
  • LSISAS1078 RAID on Chip (ROC) 
    o 500MHz power-PC
    o Hardware RAID 5 & 6 parity engines
  • Low-profile MD2 form factor (6.6” X 2.536”)
  • x8 PCI Express host interface
  • 128MB or 256MB DDRII Cache (667MHz)
  • Optional battery backup unit (direct attach)
  • Connect up to 32 SAS and/or SATA devices
  • RAID levels 0, 1, 5 and 6
  • RAID spans 10, 50 and 60
  • Auto-resume on rebuild
  • Auto-resume on reconstruction
  • Online Capacity Expansion (OCE)
  • Online RAID Level Migration (RLM)
  • Comprehensive RAID management suite
  • Global and dedicated hot spare with revertible hot spare support 
    o Automatic rebuild
    o Enclosure affinity
    o Emergency SATA hot spare for SAS arrays
  • Single controller multipathing (failover)
  • I/O load balancing
  • Support for extended RAID 1 volumes of up to 32 devices
  • Proven MegaRAID protection for SATA and SAS drives using RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50 or 60
  • LSISAS1078 ROC, x8 PCI Express host interface and 667MHz DDRII cache enhance performance of storage for low-cost server and nearline applications.
  • True MD2 form factor perfect fit for 1U and 2U servers and space-limited storage environments
  • Battery backup and advanced error detection and correction capabilities deliver outstanding RAID availability
  • Common suite of management utilities for all MegaRAID SAS/SATA adapters