The LSI SAS 2308 opens the door to low-cost, agile IO connectivity solutions for external storage, blades, or low- to mid-range servers. When performance and scalability are critical, the LSI SAS 2308 delivers, improving end-user satisfaction and accelerating time to market.

  • Capitalize on the wide bandwidth of eight PCI Express 3.0 lanes with SAS and SATA transfer rates of up to 6Gb/s
  • Supports power management, T-10 Data Protection Model, PCIe hot plugging, and up to 1,000 connected devices
  • Supply superior performance – up to 10,000 outstanding I/O without external RAM and 600,000 IOPS
  • Increase value with integrated support for RAID levels 0, 1, 1E, and 10

Product Ordering Part # What's in the box
LSI SAS 2308 I/O Controller
RAID Levels 0, 1, 1E, 10
Port Count 8
Transfer Rates 6, 3, and 1.5 Gb/s
Spread Spectrum Clocking (SSC) Y
Protocols SSP, SMP, STP, SATA
Wide Port Support Y
T-10 Data Protection Model Y
External Memory Interface Support Flash ROM, NVSRAM
Communication Interface Support I2C, UART
Host Bus Type x8 lane PCI Express® 3.0
Physical Dimensions 837 FPBGA-HP (25mm x 25mm)
I/O Controller PowerPC 440 @ 800 MHz
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