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SSD7540

PCIe 4.0 x16 8-Port M.2 NVMe RAID HBA

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The SSD7540 delivers unprecedented levels of PCIe Gen4 transfer performance and capacity in a compact single-width PCIe form factor. The eight independent M.2 ports are powered by a state-of-the art Performance-Focused PCIe Switching Architecture and the latest iteration of HighPoint’s blazing fast PCIe Gen4 NVMe RAID engine. This potent combination is capable of supporting up to 8 independent SSDs while delivering an unbeatable 28,000MB/s of transfer performance! The SSD7540 can support both data and bootable configurations of RAID arrays and single SSDs, and can be easily integrated into a wide range of industry standard server and workstation platforms with a free PCIe 4.0 x16 slot.

Key Features

  • Compact, Ultra-High Density NVMe RAID Solution

  • Dedicated PCIe 4.0 x16 host interface

  • Performance-Focused PCIe Switching Architecture

  • 8x Dedicated M.2 NVMe Device Channels

  • Supports 2242/2260/2280 M.2 Form Factors

  • Advanced Gen4 Hyper Cooling Solution

  • Supports RAID 0, 1, 10 and Single-Disk Configurations

  • Comprehensive Management Suite with Real-Time SSD TBW and temperature monitoring solution

  • Compatible with macOS and industry Linux and Windows OS platforms

Specifications

Product feature

Bus Interface

PCI-Express 4.0 x16

Number of Channel / Port

8x M.2 NVMe port (Dedicated PCIe 4.0 x4 per port)

Port Type

8x M.2 NVMe

Data Transfer Rate

16GT/s

Number of device

8x M.2 NVMe SSD

SSD Form Factor

2242/2260/2280 (supports single & double sided)

External Power Support

Yes (Use 6pin PCIe Power Connector)

Form Factor

Full-Height

Card Dimensions

11.18''(W)*4.41''(H)*0.94''(D)

Card Weight

1.70 lbs.

Warranty

2 Years

Supported Operating Systems

Windows

Windows 11 and 10; Windows Server 2022/Server 2019/Server 2016; Microsoft Hyper-V; Only supports 64 bit operating system.

Linux

RHEL/Debian/Ubuntu/Fedora/Proxmox/Rocky Linux(Linux kernel 3.10 and later) Only supports 64 bit operating system.

macOS

macOS 10.13 ~ macOS 14.x

System Requirements

Mac Platforms:

• Apple Mac Pro Systems: 2012 and later Mac Pro systems; MacPro5,1; MacPro7,1 (2019); Mac14,8 (2023) Note: PCIe 4.0 required for maximum performance
• Intel & Apple M1 & Apple M2 Platform compatible

PC Platforms:

Any PC Systems or Motherboard with an industry standard PCIe x16 physical Slot (Bifurcation is not required). Note: PCIe 4.0 required for maximum performance.

Secure Boot(PC platforms)

Windows: Support Secure Boot Disable and Enable(Please download the UEFI driver corresponding to Secure Boot on the software download page)
Linux:Support Secure Boot disable

Cooling System

Full-Length Anodized Aluminum Heat sink with built-in Low-Noise fan

Fan Control

Yes (Windows, Mac)

NVMe Configurations

RAID Support

Single, RAID 0, 1, 10

TRIM RAID Support

Single, RAID 0, 1, 10

Data RAID (Non-Bootable)

Windows,Linux,Mac (Linux Driver can be installed via internet/network connection)

Boot RAID

Windows: Windows10, 11 Windows Server 2016,2019,2022
kernel3.10 and later (Linux Driver can be installed via internet/network connection)
Mac:Bootable using one (non-RAID) M.2 SSD as the boot drive. Only supports up to macOS 10.15.

NVMe RAID Management

Management Suites

WebGUI (Browser-Based management tool )
CLI (Command Line Interface- scriptable configuration tool)
API package
UEFI Tool & UEFI HII (BIOS interface via Human Interface Infrastructure Support)

SMTP Email Alert Notification

Yes

Alarm Buzzer

Yes

Storage Health Inspector

Yes

NVMe SMART status

Yes

Automatic and configurable RAID Rebuilding Priority

Yes

Auto resume incomplete rebuilding after power on or reboot system

Yes

Single-RAID or Multi-RAID Arrays per Controller

Yes

Cross-Sync RAID Solution Across Controllers

Yes (Windows, Linux)

Advanced RAID features

Flash ROM for Upgradeable UEFI

Yes

Bootable RAID Array

Yes

Multiple RAID Partitions supported

Yes

Online Array Roaming

Yes

RAID Quick Initialization for fast array setup

Yes

Global Hot Spare Disk support

Yes

Operating Environment

Work Temp

+5°C ~ + 55°C

Storage Temp

-20°C ~ +80°C

Operating Voltage

PCI-e: 12V, 3.3V

Power

Typical: 17.28W

MTBF (Mean Time Before Failure)

920,585 Hours

Certification / Approval

CE, FCC, RoHS, REACH, WEEE

Kit Contents

1x SSD7540
1x Quick Installation Guide

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