The LSI SAS 9211-8i 6Gb/s SAS Host Bus Adapter combines performance and onboard basic RAID data protection. Integrated RAID provides basic data protection for additional peace of mind.

  • Connect up to 256 SAS and SATA devices with 8 internal 6Gb/s SAS and SATA ports
  • Fit into 1U/2U rack-mounted servers and workstations with low-profile form factor
  • Bandwidth for mid-range applications with PCIe® 2.0 connectivity
  • Leverage integrated RAID 0, 1, 1E, and 10 for redundancy and high availability in environments where higher-end RAID is not needed
Product Ordering Part # What's in the box
LSI SAS 9211-8i LSI SAS 9211-8i, LP bracket, Driver & Documentation CD (Cables included)
Brackets Full height and low profile
RAID Levels RAID 0: 10 per volume
RAID 1: 2 per volume plus hot spare
RAID 1E: 10 per volume
RAID 10: 10 per volume
Host Bus Type x8 lane PCI Express® 2.0
Physical Dimensions Low profile (2. 6” x 6.6”)
Internal Ports 8
Cable Support Passive copper
Data Transfer Rates 6Gb/s SAS 2.0 compliant
Devices Supported 256 Non-RAID SAS/SATA devices
OS Support Microsoft Windows®, Linux® (SuSE , Red Hat), Solaris®, VMware®, FreeBSD See www.lsi.com/support/ for details on versions
Fusion MPT Support Fusion MPT™ 2.0
I/O Controller LSI SAS2008
Internal Connectors 2 Mini-SAS SFF8087
MTBF >2,000,000 hours
Operating Temperature 0°C to 55°C
Operating Humidity 5% to 90% non-condensing
Operating Voltage +12V +/-8%; 3.3V +/-8%
PCI Power 7 W typical (Airflow min 200 LFM)
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); Safety: EN60950; RoHS; WEEE
Warranty 3 years; with advanced replacement option
Free technical support at www.lsi.com/support/warranty
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