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Intel RAID Expander RS3MC044
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Part number: RS3MC044 Manufacturer: Intel
Intel RAID Expander RS3MC044 - 12Gb/s SAS - PCI Express 3.0 x8 - Plug-in Card - RAID Supported - 0, 1, 5, 6 RAID Level - 5 Total SAS Port(s) - 1 SAS Port(s) Internal - 4 SAS Port(s) External
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    General Information
    Intel Corporation
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    RAID Expander RS3MC044
    Marketing Information
    Intel® RAID Controller RS3MC044
    Versatile and Scalable 12Gb/s SAS-3 Intelligent RAID Controller

    With computing needs that change frequently and the continuing trend of explosive data growth, businesses need server solutions with highly versatile and scalable storage. The Intel® RAID Controller RS3MC044 provides versatility by allowing for all common RAID levels across both internal and external connectors; plus scalability when teamed with expanders or JBODs. Its high flexibility and broad feature set make it an exceptional choice to address the challenges of today's datacenter.

    The Intel RS3MC044, designed with two 1.2GHz processor cores, 72-bit DDRIII and LSI MegaRAID technology, provides industry-leading benefits such as the ability to support 750K RAID 5 IOPS and 6,000MB/s throughput performance when using high performance 12Gb/s devices. Four internal ports allow for connecting to hard-drives or SSDs within the server while an additional four external ports allow for the addition of JBODs to ensure plenty of storage capacity and room to grow.

    Product Type
    SAS Controller Expander
    Technical Information
    Host Interface
    PCI Express 3.0 x8
    Controller Type
    12Gb/s SAS
    RAID Support
    RAID Supported
    Total Number of SAS Ports
    Number of SAS Ports (Internal)
    Number of SAS Ports (External)
    SAS Connector Details
    1 SFF-8643
    4 SFF-8644
    Physical Characteristics
    2.5" (64.4 mm)
    6.6" (167.6 mm)
    Form Factor
    Plug-in Card