Hyperscale, datacenter, and high-performance computing environments not only require large amounts of storage capacity, they also must provide the data protection and performance today’s applications and end users demand. The MegaRAID® SAS 9380-8e 12Gb/s SAS and SATA RAID controller card helps address these needs by delivering proven performance and RAID data protection for a range of server storage applications

  • Connect up to 240 SATA or SAS drives with eight external 12Gb/s SAS ports
  • Provides external JBOD expansion and RAID data protection to address a wide range of storage performance and capacity requirements.
  • Support critical, high-bandwidth applications with PCIe® 3.0 connectivity
  • Balance protection and performance for critical applications with RAID levels 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, and 60
  • Add more protection and peace of mind with optional CacheVault® flash cache protection.
Product Ordering Part # What's in the box
MegaRAID SAS 9380-8e LSI00438 MegaRAID SAS 9380-8e, QIG, LP bracket
CacheVault LSICVM02 LSI00418 CacheVault Flash Module (CVFM04), CacheVault Power Module (CVPM02) with 3” cable, 10” and 24” remote cable extender, CVPM clip.
Cache Protection Optional CacheVault Flash Module (LSICVM02)
Includes CVFM04, CVPM02, mounting clip, and cable
RAID Management Software MegaRAID Storage Manager
StorCLI (command-line interface)
CTRL-R (BIOS configuration utility)
HII (UEFI Human Interface Infrastructure)
RAID-on-Chip Controller LSISAS3108 dual core RAID on Chip (ROC)
Cache Memory 1GB 1866MHz DDRIII SDRAM
Host Bus Type x8 lane PCI Express® 3.0
Physical Dimensions MD2 Low profile (6.6" x 2.536")
External Ports 8
Data Transfer Rates Up to 12Gb/s per port
Devices Supported Up to 240 SATA and/or SAS devices
External Connectors 2 Mini-SAS HD SFF8644
MTBF 1,203,345 hours
Operating Temperature Maximum ambient: Controller Card: 55°C, with optional CacheVault accessory (LSICVM02): 55°C
Operating Systems Extensive support includes Microsoft® Windows® Vista/2008/Server 2003/2000/XP, Linux®, Solaris™ (x86), Netware®, FreeBSD®, VMware® and more. * Visit the LSI download Center for the most complete list of supported operating systems: lsi.com/channel/support
Operating Voltage +3.3V, +12V
Regulatory Certifications EN55022, EN55024, EN60950, EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3; FCC Class A, Class B; UL1950; UL; CSA C22.2; VCCI; RRL for MIC; BSMI; C-tick
Warranty 3 years, free 5x8 phone 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.

1.0m external cable. Links multi-lane SFF-8644 mini-SAS HD connector to multi-lane SFF-8088 mini-SAS connector. Single lock connections.
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2.0m external cable. Links multi-lane SFF-8644 mini-SAS HD connector to multi-lane SFF-8088 mini-SAS connector. Single lock connections.
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6.0m external cable. Links multi-lane SFF-8644 mini-SAS HD connector to multi-lane SFF-8088 mini-SAS connector. Single lock connections.
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1.0m external cable. Links multi-lane SFF-8644 mini-SAS HD connector to multi-lane SFF-8644 mini-SAS HD connector. Single lock connections.
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2.0m external cable. Links multi-lane SFF-8644 mini-SAS HD connector to multi-lane SFF-8644 mini-SAS HD connector. Single lock connections.
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6.0m external cable. Links multi-lane SFF-8644 mini-SAS HD connector to multi-lane SFF-8644 mini-SAS HD connector. Single lock connections.
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CacheVault Accessory kit for 9361-4i, 9361-8i, 9380-8e. Includes CacheVault Flash Module (CVFM04), CacheVault Power Module (CVPM02) with 3" cable, 10" and 24" remote cable extender, CVPM clip
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