Adaptec RAID 2045
- Intelligent Power Management
- 4 external ports
- MD2 – Low profile form factor
- 800MHz processor
- 8-Lane PCI-Express bus interface
- 0, 1, and 10 RAID levels
- 128MB DDR2 cache
- Up to 128 SATA or SAS drives using SAS expanders
- 1 SFF-8088 (ext.) connectors
- Adaptec Storage Manager, Copyback Hot Spare management features
- RoHS compliant
- 3 year warranty
- Complete List of Supported Operating Systems
Affordable SATA/SAS RAID controller for those who do not want to spend a lot of money on a controller, but need reliable hardware (!) RAID data protection, good feature set, excellent manageability and support for various OS. A powerful alternative to built-in and software RAID controllers. Power management reduces disk drive power consumption by up to 70%.
WARNING – The controller is designed to connect External SAS devices. You CANNOT connect embedded SAS devices – there are no internal ports.
- Basic Specifications
Model RAID 2045
Hardware type SAS/SATA RAID controller
Features RAID level change and capacity change without destroying the array; background initialization, quick initialization, HDD alternate start.
Description SAS/Serial ATA RAID controller
Supports Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP x64, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003 x64, Windows 2003 Server, Windows 2003 R2 Server, Red Hat Enterprise Server 5, SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 11, FreeBSD 8, SCO UnixWare 7, SCO OpenServer 6.0, Sun Solaris 10, VMware ESXi 5.0, VMware ESXi 4, VMware ESXi 4
- Disk System
RAID 10, 0, 1, Hybrid RAID, JBOD levels supported
128MB ECC DDR2 memory (embedded).
Number of supported devices 4 with direct connect or up to 128 devices with SAS expanders.
- Performance parameters
0 ~ 55°C operating temperature
- Interface, connectors and outputs
1x SFF-8088 (miniSAS) external port
PCI Express 8x interface
Cooling Passive cooling
Compatibility Installation is possible in cases where only low-profile expansion cards can be used. Included hot plug
Low Profile Card Yes
Large capacity HDD support Supports 48-bit LBA. Arrays up to 512TB (theoretical capacity limit of 144 petabytes) are supported
Dimensions (width x height x depth) 64 x 167 mm (MD-2)
Package dimensions 29.9 x 19.4 x 4.4 cm
Gross Weight 0.49 kg