Demanding applications may require dozens of internal drives servicing thousands of users. The LSI SAS 9300-8i 12Gb/s SAS Host Bus Adapter provides bandwidth for critical applications in 1U/2U servers and workstations. Support for both SAS and SATA drives gives flexibility in designing storage architectures and helps protect existing infrastructure investments.

  • Connect up to 1024 SAS and SATA devices with 8 internal 12Gb/s SAS and SATA ports
  • Fit into 1U/2U rack-mounted servers and workstations with low-profile form factor (full-height bracket included)
  • Provide up to 12Gb/s SAS and up to 6Gb/s SATA performance across 8 lanes of PCIe® 3.0 connectivity
Product Ordering Part # What's in the box
LSI SAS 9300-8i LSI00345 9300-8i HBA Kit, two internal cables (CBL-SFF8643-SAS8482SB-06M) & documentation CD
Brackets Full height and low profile vented
Host Bus Type x8 lane PCI Express® 3.0
Physical Dimensions Low profile (2.6” x 6.0”)
Internal Ports 8
Cable Support Passive copper
Data Transfer Rates 12Gb/s SAS 3.0 compliant
Devices Supported 1024 Non-RAID SAS/SATA devices
OS Support Microsoft Windows, Linux (SuSE , Red Hat), Solaris, VMware , FreeBSD
See http://www.lsi.com/support/pages/download-search.aspx for details on versions
* The HBA supports Solaris 10 and Oracle® provides a built in driver; installation of an LSI driver is not required. For more information on the Oracle Solaris 10 driver and installation, sign in at the following Oracle link. https://support.oracle.com/ Contact Oracle support for Oracle driver or software support.
Fusion MPT Support Fusion MPT™ 2.5
I/O Controller LSI SAS3008
Internal Connectors 2 Mini-SAS HD SFF8643
MTBF >2,800,000 hours
Operating Temperature 0°C to 55°C
Operating Humidity 5% to 90% non-condensing
Operating Voltage +12V +/-8%; 3.3V +/-9%
PCI Power 13W
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, free advanced technical support, advanced replacement option
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LSI offers various internal cable options to make integration into your current system infrastructure as easy as possible. LSI also offers cache protection options for RAID controllers that protect against data loss in the event of a server or power failure by providing emergency power to the cache memory.

0.6m cable. Links multi-lane SFF-8643 mini-SAS HD connector to multi-lane SFF-8087 mini-SAS connector. Single lock connections.
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0.6m cable. Links multi-lane SFF-8643 mini-SAS HD connector to multi-lane SFF-8643 mini-SAS HDconnector. Single lock connections.
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0.8m cable. Links multi-lane SFF-8643 mini-SAS HD connector to multi-lane SFF-8087 mini-SAS connector. Single lock connections.
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0.8m cable. Links multi-lane SFF-8643 mini-SAS HD connector to multi-lane SFF-8643 mini-SAS HDconnector. Single lock connections.
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1.0m cable. Links multi-lane SFF-8643 mini-SAS HD connector to multi-lane SFF-8087 mini-SAS connector. Single lock connections.
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1.0m cable. Links multi-lane SFF-8643 mini-SAS HD connector to multi-lane SFF-8643 mini-SAS HDconnector. Single lock connections.
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