Raid5 SATA II – 3Gbps 4Ports Low Profile PCI Host Adapter


ST-114  Instead!




1. PCI


o        Compliant with PCI Specification, revision 2.3

o        Supports 66 MHz PCI with 32-bit data 

o        3.3V Operation

o        Low Profile PCI form factor

  •   Includes Low profile PCI and Regular size PCI two brackets

o        Fully RoHS compliant


2. High Speed Serial ATA


o        Four independent Serial ATA II channels

o        Fully compliant with Serial ATA 1.0a 

o        Hot-plug capability

o        Supports Serial ATA Generation 2 transfer rate of 3.0 Gb/s

o        Supports SATA II First-party DMA commands for Native Command Queuing (NCQ)

o        Supports Serial ATA II Port Multiplier 1.0 Specifications revision 1.1

o        Plesiochronous, Single PLL architecture, 1 PLL for 4 ports

o        Independent Link, Transport, data FIFO, command fetch, scatter/gather, and command execution  

o        48 bits LBA can Break Capacity-Limit to Support HDD larger than 137GB

o        Supports bootable drive

o        Four Pin headers on board for LED connection

o        Staggered Spin-up Control  

o        RAID 5 (Distributed Parity RAID) has Highest Read data transaction rate and Good aggregate transfer rate

o        JBOD is a virtual disk that combines all disk drives as one entire disk drive.

o        Provides RAID 0 (Stripping) to greatly increase the performance of data transfer by simultaneously writing data to multiple drives

o        Provides RAID 1 (Mirroring) to protect the data from a disk failure by writing identical data on 2 drives

o        RAID 0+1 (Mirrored-Stripping) combine both Striping and Mirroring technologies to provide both the performance enhancements that come from Striping and the data availability and integrity that comes from Mirroring

o        Supports up to 5 drives in each RAID group, if through Port Multiplier

o        Completely with drivers for 64bit / 32bit Windows 7, Vista, 2000 ,XP and 2003, 2008 Server

o        Mac OS X v10.3.9, v10.4.9, v10.4.10, v10.5.1, V10.6 Non-booting driver supported by SiliconImage

o        Linux 32bit / 64bit drivers supported for RHEL 4.0 Up2, RHEL 4.0 Up3, SuSE9.0 SP2, SuSE9.0 SP3 by SiliconImage

o        Chipset: SiliconImage SiI3124