HP Integrity Smartarray P812 SAS 6G RAID Contoller with 1GB Cache & Super-Capacitor (battery Li-Ion)
For HP Integrity servers with PCI-e slot available.Firmware Rev 6.42B0 & Includes brand new Li-Ion Capacitor (battery).
NOTE: There are many dealers selling the proliant version as an AM312A. These are NOT the same. Firmware and functionality is different. The AM312A includes an advanced pack license built into the firmware.
*The AM312A supports SSD - Solid State Drives. **Up to 108 phyical disks supported. 4 x 24 External using HPE D2700 enclosures & 2 x 4 Disks Internal.
(Note to use internally a drive must be installed on each of the two internal buses)
6 Gb/s SAS technology delivers up to 600 MB/s per physical link. 24 SAS physical links distributed across six Mini SAS connectors Two Mini SAS 4i connectors (8 physical links): for attachment to internal drive backplanes
Four Mini SAS 4x connectors (16 physical links): for attachment to JBODs and external tape drives. This card uses the PCI Express 2.0 8x host interface provides up to 4 GB/s in each direction.
AM312A P812 RAID Controller HP Smartarray RAID controller features Supported under OpenVMS 8.4 (Patch Kit 6) and HP-UX 1 GB flash-backed write cache (not all of which is available for user data) RAID 0, 1, 1+0, 5, 6, 50, and 60 Recovery ROM protects against ROM corruption.
Consistent management software among all Smart Array family products, including Array Configuration Utility (ACU), Systems Insight Manager (SIM), Array Diagnostic Utility (ADU), Online ROM Configuration Utility (ORCA), and SmartSet-up. SAS 2.0 (6 Gb/s, 3 Gb/s, and 1.5 Gb/s). 6 Gb/s bandwidth supports larger numbers of SAS drives in the SAS subsystem and provides better support for future high-bandwidth SSDs.
Note: If using this in an HP Integrity rx2660/rx3600 or rx6600 you will need the PCI-X/PCI-e backplane PN: AD247A & if connecting internally to disks in internal drive cage you will need 2 x pn: IC-MLS-MS-1M CE Certification ( Board No HSTNM-B020 )