- 8-Port Int, 6Gb/s SATA+SAS, PCIe3.0 HBA
- Well-balanced value with leading performance characteristics for mid-range applications
- Excellent choice for mid-sized storage servers, tiered storage and backup/recovery applications
LSI SAS 9207-8i host bus adapter provides high performance for internal drive connectivity in 1U/2U servers and workstations. The LSI SAS 9207-8i provides 8 lanes of 6 Gb/s SAS and is matched with 8 lanes of PCI Express 3.0, 8 Gb/s performance to eliminate any performance bottlenecks. 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. The architecture enables high performance, reduced software development, and faster time to market.