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RocketRAID 2700 PCI-Express 2.0 x16 HBA's
 

Available with up to 32 dedicated ports, RocketRAID 2700 series PCI-Express 2.0 x16 SAS RAID HBA's provide maximum port count and deliver a connectivity bandwidth up to 19,200 MB/s; ideal for a wide-range of high-performance and high-density storage applications.

 

HighPoint Value-RAID Technology

For over a decade, HighPoint has strived to take the cost and complexity out of RAID. We were the first to introduce affordable RAID 5 solutions to the storage marketplace, for both SMB and consumer applications. Our industry proven Value-RAID technology keeps costs in check by fully utilizing available system resources in order to optimize data transfer and security, and supports a wide-range of storage configurations including RAID 0, 1, 5, 50 and JBOD.

 

Complete, Flexible Upgrade Paths

RocketRAID 2700 HBA's are fully backwards compatible with SAS/SATA 3Gb/s devices, PCI-Express 1.0 and 2.0 motherboards, and are compliant with all major operating systems including Windows, Linux, FreeBSD & Mac OS X. RAID arrays can be freely moved to any other RocketRAID 2700 HBA. Upgrading, scaling and expanding storage has never been easier.

 

OCE/ORLM Support

RocketRAID 2700 series HBA's allow customers to expand capacity and convert existing RAID arrays from one level to another without having to start from scratch: your data remains intact and accessible during the transition!
OCE (Online Capacity Expansion) and OLRM (Online RAID Level Migration) features are provided by HighPoint's comprehensive and intuitive web-based user interface, which is available for all major operating systems including Mac OS X, Windows 7 & 8, Linux Distributions and FreeBSD.

 

HighPoint Storage Expansion Compatible

RocketRAID 2700 external-port HBA's were designed to work in conjunction with Rocket EJ Series SATA JBOD Expander and SAS-Expansion modules, which can dramatically expand the storage capability of each Mini-SAS connector.

 
Hardware Architecture
 
HBA Model
RocketRAID 2782 RocketRAID 2760A RocketRAID 2744 RocketRAID 2740
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Host Bus Interface
PCI-Express 2.0 x 16 PCI-Express 2.0 x 16 PCI-Express 2.0 x 16 PCI-Express 2.0 x 16
Number of Device Channels
32 24 16 16
Connector Type
6x Internal / 2x External
Mini-SAS ports
6x Internal Mini-SAS ports 4x External Mini-SAS ports 4x Internal Mini-SAS port
RAID Level
0, 1, 5, 10, 50, JBOD 0, 1, 5, 10, 50, JBOD 0, 1, 5, 10, 50, JBOD 0, 1, 5, 10, 50, JBOD
Device Support
SATA I/II/III Hard Drives and SSD's (4Kn Drive Compatible)
Form Factor
Full Height Full Height Full Height Low Profile
Board Dimensions
7.80" L x 4.37" H x 0.06" W 7.80" L x 4.37" H x 0.06" W 5.41" L x 4.21" H x 0.06" W 8.66" L x 2.68" H x 0.06" W
Alarm/Buzzer
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Activity/Failure LED
Yes (Internal ports only) Yes No Yes
OS Support
  • Windows Server 2012, 2008
  • Windows 7 & Later
  • Linux Distributions
  • FreeBSD
  • Mac OS X
  • Windows Server 2012, 2008
  • Windows 7 & Later
  • Linux Distributions
  • FreeBSD
  • Mac OS X
  • Windows Server 2012, 2008
  • Windows 7 & Later
  • Linux Distributions
  • FreeBSD
  • Mac OS X
  • Windows Server 2012, 2008
  • Windows 7 & Later
  • Linux Distributions
  • FreeBSD