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HPE Smart Array P212 RAID

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HPE Smart Array P212 is HPE's entry level PCI Express (PCIe) Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) RAID controller. The Low Profile, Half Height card has 8 ports and utilizes DDR2-266 memory. P212 is ideal for RAID 0/1, 1+0 and can be upgraded with the 256MB battery-backed write cache (BBWC) module for RAID 5, 5+0.

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Compatible with

  • XenServer 6.0
  • XenServer 6.0.2

Compatibility

  • Citrix Hypervisor (XenServer)

Product Details

HPE Smart Array P212 is HPE's entry level PCI Express (PCIe) Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) RAID controller. The Low Profile, Half Height card has 8 ports and utilizes DDR2-266 memory. P212 is ideal for RAID 0/1, 1+0 and can be upgraded with the 256MB battery-backed write cache (BBWC) module for RAID 5, 5+0.

  • 6G SAS and 3G SATA support
  • Modular flexibility with scalability from HBA functionality to full SAS value
  • RAID 5+0 and 6+0
  • Improved battery life (48 hours)
  • SATA NCQ for all controllers
  • Additional Features via Software upgrade – Smart Array Advance Pack (SAAP)

Features

  • 4 internal ports/4 external ports of 3Gb Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) +6Gb SAS compatible
  •  x8 PCI-Express I/O connector
  •  DDR-2/800 memory
  •  256MB, and Battery-Backed Write Cache (BBWC) upgrade option
  •  Standard RAID 0,1, 1+0
  •  RAID 5, 5+0 support with 256MB Cache
  •  Supports SAS and SATA disk drives
  •  Remote monitoring and configuration