SATA 6Gb/s RAID HBA > RocketRAID 600 HBA Series
 
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RocketRAID 600 series HBA's are the ideal 6Gb/s SATA storage solution for any PC or Mac. Available with 1 to 4 Mini-SAS/SATA/eSATA ports in internal and external configurations, RocketRAID 600 series HBA's are capable of supporting point-to-point and Port Multiplier based storage devices. The compact PCB design, available low-profile form factor and industry standard port connectors make any storage upgrade, integration or expansion project a snap.

RocketRAID 600 HBA's deliver HighPoint's Industry-proven Hardware Assisted RAID technology, and a comprehensive RAID Management Suite. Customers can quickly and easily configure a wide-range of storage configurations, including RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 and JBOD arrays.

HighPoint's 2nd generation RocketRAID 600L series introduce a new Hybrid-Port configuration. The RocketRAID 642L HBA features both internal and external 6Gb/s SATA ports and is an ideal HBA platform for applications that require built-in storage expansion capabilities. The internal ports provide direct connections for up to 2 SATA hard drives and SSD's, while the external ports are capable of supporting an additional 10 SATA devices when used in conjunction with Port-Multiplier capable storage enclosures.

 
Hardware Architecture
 
HBA Model
RocketRAID 640L RocketRAID 644L RocketRAID 644LS RocketRAID 642L RocketRAID 640
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Host Bus Interface
PCI-Express 2.0 x 4 PCI-Express 2.0 x 4 PCI-Express 2.0 x 4 PCI-Express 2.0 x 4 PCI-Express 2.0 x 4
Number of Device Ports
4 SATA Ports
4 SATA Ports 4 SATA Ports 4 SATA Ports 4 SATA Ports
Connector Type
4x SATA 4x eSATA 1x External Mini-SAS port 2x SATA / 2x eSATA 4x SATA
RAID Level
0, 1, 5, 10, JBOD 0, 1, 5, 10, JBOD 0, 1, 5, 10, JBOD 0, 1, 5, 10, JBOD 0, 1, 5, 10, JBOD
Form Factor
Low Profile Full Height Low Profile Low Profile Low Profile
Board Dimensions
3.12"L x 2.56" H 3.12"L x 4.17" H 3.11" L x 2.68" H 3.12'L x 2.64'H 4.33'L x 2.44'H
Alarm/Buzzer
Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Activity/Failure LED
Yes No No Yes (internal ports only) Yes
Port Multiplier
Up to 20 SATA devices Up to 20 SATA devices Up to 20 SATA devices Up to 20 SATA devices Up to 20 SATA devices
OS Support Windows Server 2012, 2008 / Windows 8, 7, Vista / Linux Distributions / FreeBSD
 
HBA Model
RocketRAID 644 RocketRAID 620 RocketRAID 622
Product Image
Host Bus Interface
PCI-Express 2.0 x 4 PCI-Express 2.0 x 1 PCI-Express 2.0 x 1
Number of Device Ports
4 SATA Ports 2 SATA Ports
2 SATA Ports
Connector Type
4x eSATA 2x SATA 2x eSATA
RAID Level
0, 1, 5, 10, JBOD 0, 1, 5, 10, JBOD 0, 1, 5, 10, JBOD
Form Factor
Full Height Low Profile Low Profile
Board Dimensions
3.46’L x 4.17’H 3.99"L x 4.16" H 3.99"L x 4.16" H
Alarm/Buzzer
Yes Yes No
Activity/Failure LED
No Yes No
Port Multiplier
Up to 20 SATA devices Up to 10 SATA devices Up to 10 SATA devices
OS Support Windows Server 2012, 2008 / Windows 8, 7, Vista / Linux Distributions / FreeBSD