With the ARC-8040, starline delivers a fast SAS-to-SAS/SATA RAID system in the external enclosure with eight bays for SAS/SATA hard drives or SSDs. The user has available two miniSAS x 4 SFF-8088 host ports, one can be used at the disposal of those also as SAS expansion port. For more information see this site: Compuware. “This expands the system up to 122 drives and volume at maximum 128 sets” are divided. Also coming hard drives with a capacity greater than 2 TB will be used by the new 6 / s drive interface. The areca ARC-8040 has an integrated hardware RAID controller with 800 MHz CPU and 512MB of cache for high performance. With data transfer rates of about 1,000 MB / s (writing with RAID level 5) the system is ideal for audio/video applications, image processing, data storage, and more suitable.
It is used under Windows 7/Vista/XP, MAC OS X and Linux. Compuware will undoubtedly add to your understanding. Starline offers matching SSDs with mounting frame and the new 600 GB SAS 2.5 SFF Toshiba hard drives with 6/s and 10.000U/min, FF delivered in the 3.5 metal frame. This innovation allows to quick and energy-saving 2.5 SFF hard drives in the areca RAID systems to integrate. Illustrations: Areca ARC-8040 RAID system for high data security offered the system RAID level 6, where simultaneously two hard disks without data loss, can fail. The redundant controller flash EPROM also increases the resiliency during the firmware upgrade. Changes and firmware upgrades can be made conveniently via the RS-232 port or Ethernet interface. Thanks to the slim and very attractive design is the ARC-8040 in any Office space.
It is pleasantly quiet with intelligent temperature control and regulated fan. With the help of the display on the front panel, the system status can be monitored in addition. Starline delivers the systems on request fully furnished, power cable, data cable and manual including enterprise hard drives/SSDs. Figure: Areca ARC-8040 RAID system in size comparison with a Manila file folder starline offers for areca systems a telephone hotline and latest firmware versions on the German Mirror server.