Add-on Card AOC-SAT2-MV8
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Supermicro 8-Port SATA Card - (AOC-SAT2-MV8)
Supermicro's SAT2-MV8 SATA controller (based on the Marvell Hercules-2 Rev. C0 SATA host controller) provides 8-port SATA HDD support via 64-bit PCI-X bus interface with high-performance features. Serving as a 2nd generation SATA storage card, the AOC-SAT2-MV8 offers double the data transfer rate of its 1st generation counterpart and offers functionalities for server, workstation and network storage environments in a low-profile PCI platform.

The SAT2-MV8 is ideal for storage arrays for Network Attached Storage (NAS) and Nearline Backup. Built with superior quality and features, the SATA-MV2 will become an integral part of today's data storage solutions.

The SAT2-MV8 Installation CD contains drivers for 32-bit and 64-bit Microsoft Windows and RedHat/SuSE/Fedora Linux operating systems.
BIOS AOC-SAT2-MV8 BIOS Firmware [ Download ]
User's Guide AOC-SAT2-MV8 User's Guide (PDF Format) [ Download ]
Key Features
• 8-channel Serial-ATA adapter with 300MB/s per channel
• 64-bit PCI-X interface
• Software RAID supported
Other Features
Benefit Affordable, easy-install, eight-port Serial-ATA card
Key Application Storage arrays for Network Attached Storage (NAS) and Nearline Backup
Device Support Up to 8 Serial-ATA disk drives, activity LED indicated for each drive (LED cables not included)
Data Transfer Rates Up to 3.0 Gigabits/sec per port
RAID Software RAID suported
Bus Type 64-bit PCI-X133MHz
Internal Connectors 8 Serial ATA connectors
Cables in Kit 8 x 2-ft Serial-ATA cables
Physical Dimensions PCI ( standard & low-profile bracket); 2.5" H x 6.6" L
Operating Temperature 0 to 55° Celsius
Power Requirements 0.7 amps @ +5V
Warranty 2 Years Limited Warranty
Operating Systems
Supported Operating Systems • Windows 2000, XP, 2003
• Windows XP EM64T, 2003
• RedHat 9.0
• RHEL 3 (Updates 2, 3, and 4)
• RHEL 3 EM64T/X86_64
   (Updates 3, 4)
• RHEL 4, RHEL 4 EM64T/X86_64
• SuSE 9.1, 9.2
• SuSE Enterprise 9
• Fedora Core 3
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