Backed by a suite of industry standard operating system drivers and LSI support, the LSI SAS 2008 will appeal to designers seeking quick, reliable storage solution designs. Reach the market faster without compromising on scalability or performance.

  • Capitalize on the wide bandwidth of eight PCI Express 2.0 lanes with SAS and SATA transfer rates of up to 6Gb/s
  • LSI’s 533 MHz I/O processor supports power management, T-10 Data Protection Model, PCIe hot plugging, and up to 3,000 connected devices and/or outstanding I/Os
  • Supply outstanding performance of up to 290,000 IOPS
  • Increase value with integrated support for RAID levels 0, 1, 1E, and 10

Communication Interface Support I2C, UART
External Memory Interface Support Flash ROM, PBSRAM, NVSRAM
Port Count 8
Protocols SSP, SMP, STP, SATA
RAID Levels 0, 1, 1E, 10
Spread Spectrum Clocking (SSC) Y
T-10 Data Protection Model Y
Transfer Rates 6, 3, and 1.5 Gb/s
Wide Port Support Y
Physical Dimensions 490 FPBGA (25mm x 25mm)
I/O Controller PowerPC 440 @ 533 MHz
Product Brief (2)

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.