Some applications need massive amounts of fast, scalable external storage. The LSI® SAS 9206-16e 6Gb/s SAS HBA is great for environments with large datasets, tiered storage or those that need to support multiple external storage enclosures. Performance of over 1 million input-output operations per second (IOPS) delivers the performance needed by critical applications.

  • Connect up to 1024 SAS and SATA devices with 16 external 6Gb/s SAS ports
  • Fit into 1U/2U rack-mounted servers and workstations with low-profile form factor
  • Support critical applications with the bandwidth of PCIe® 3.0 connectivity
  • Achieve more than 1 million IOPS for performance-sensitive applications
Product Ordering Part # What's in the box
LSI SAS 9206-16e LSI00299 LSI SAS 9206-16e, QIG, LP bracket, Documentation CD (Cables not included)
Brackets Full height and low profile
Host Bus Type x8 lane PCI Express® 3.0
Physical Dimensions 68.90 x 167.65 mm
External Ports 16
Cable Support Passive copper
Active copper
Active optical
Data Transfer Rates 6Gb/s SAS 2.1 compliant
Devices Supported 1024 Non-RAID SAS/SATA devices
External Connectors 4 Mini-SAS HD SFF8644
OS Support Microsoft Windows®, Linux® (SuSE , Red Hat), Solaris®, VMware®, FreeBSD See for details on versions
Fusion MPT Support Fusion MPT™ 2.0
I/O Controller 2 LSI SAS2308
MTBF >1,300,000 hours
Operating Temperature 0°C to 55°C
Operating Humidity 5% to 90% non-condensing
Operating Voltage +12V +/-8%; 3.3V +/-9%
PCI Power 25.8W
Regulatory Certifications EMC: Class B-US (CFR 47, P15B); Canada (ICES-003); Japan (V-3/02.04); Europe (EN55022/EN55024); Australia/New Zealand (AS/NZS 3548); Korea (N-B 2-0001-404); Safety: EN60950; RoHS; WEEE
Warranty 3 years; with advanced replacement option
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