Whether you’re building external storage systems, or outfitting servers, the LSI SAS 3008 provides choices for storage optimization by enhancing direct-attached storage (DAS) solutions. This high-performance I/O controller supports T-10 data protection model and optical support, PCIe hot plugging, and up to 1,000 connected devices.

  • Capitalize on the wide bandwidth of eight PCI Express 3.0 lanes with SAS transfer rates of up to 12Gb/s and SATA rates up to 6Gb/s
  • Extend existing end-user investments with LSI DataBolt technology, which provides the benefits of 12Gb/s SAS with existing 6Gb/s drive devices.
  • Increase value with integrated support for RAID levels 0, 1, 1E, and 10 while providing support for additional MegaRAID options
  • Deliver more than million IOPS and 6,000 MB/s throughput performance
RAID Levels 0, 1, 1E, 10
Port Count 8
Transfer Rates Supports 12, 6, and 3Gb/s SAS and 6, 3Gb/s SATA data transfer rates
Spread Spectrum Clocking (SSC) Y
Protocols SSP, SMP, STP, SATA
Wide Port Support Y
T-10 Data Protection Model Y
T-10 Optical Support Y
External Memory Interface Support Flash ROM, NVSRAM
Communication Interface Support I2C, UART, Ethernet
Host Bus Type x8 lane PCI Express® 3.0
Physical Dimensions 837 FPBGA-HP (25mm x 25mm)
Devices Supported Up to 1000
I/O Controller PowerPC 476 @ 1.2 GHz
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