- 8-Port Ext, 6Gb/s SATA+SAS, PCIe3.0 HBA
- Designed to enable large-scale storage arrays through eight, 6Gb/s SAS ports
- Supports up to 1024 SATA and SAS end devices
The LSI SAS 9207-8e host bus adapter provides high performance for 1U/2U mid to high-end servers that connect to large scale storage enclosures. The LSI SAS 9207-8e provides 8 lanes of 6 Gb/s SAS matched with 8 lanes of PCI Express 3.0, 8 Gb/s performance. Performance is based on the LSISAS2308 6 Gb/s SAS IO controller that highly integrates the enhancements in PCI Express and SAS technology.
- SAS leadership
LSI offers the broadest SAS product portfolio in the industry with true end-to-end solutions including controllers, expanders, active-active multiplexers, ROCs, host bus adapters, RAID solutions, and external storage. LSI's proven SAS core has completed extensive stress and interoperability testing resulting in the industry's most robust, interoperable solution. LSI has supplied leading edge serial technology to systems throughout the world for over seven generations, making LSI the most experienced enabler of serial interconnect for storage in the world.
- Fusion MPT architecture
The LSI SAS host bus adapters are based on the Fusion MPT architected SAS controllers, which implements LSI's Fusion-MPT (Message Passing Technology) architecture. Each controller features embedded PowerPC processors that deliver maximum host CPU offload. The built-in intelligence enables LSI to publish a single binary OS driver to operate any Fusion MPT controller or adapter.