IBM 37L6889 ServerAID 4-Channel Ultra-160 SCSI RAID Controller Card

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IBMSKU: 834816
Model Number: 37L6889
Condition: Refurbished
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These 64-bit, Active PCI (hot-swap/hot-add) controllers support full RAID functions, FlashCopy, and clustering failover. They include advanced ServeRAID Manager that seamlessly integrates into Netfinity Manager to provide leading management and control of the RAID array.
37L6889 Product Overview

    Technical Information

  • Host Interface:     PCI
  • Controller Type:     Ultra160 SCSI
  • RAID Supported:     Yes
  • RAID Levels:     5E
  • RAID Levels:     1E
  • RAID Levels:     00
  • RAID Levels:     1E0
  • RAID Levels:     1
  • RAID Levels:     0
  • RAID Levels:     10
  • RAID Levels:     5
  • Number of Physical Drive Supported:     56


  • Total Number of SCSI Ports:     6
  • Number of SCSI Ports (Internal):     2
  • Number of SCSI Ports (External):     4
  • SCSI Connector Details:     4 VHDCI
  • SCSI Connector Details:     2


  • Package Contents:     
    • Controller card assembly
    • ServeRAID support CD-ROM
    • ServeRAID User's Guide/Warranty
  • Additional Information:     
    • Latest SCSI technology supports 160MBps data transfer rate
    • 4 channels support the most demanding high-end requirements
    • 128MB ECC battery-backed cache, 32MB on-board processor memory, and 1MB L2 cache for complex RAID algorithms and to reduce host CPU operations.
    • Powerful 266MHz PowerPC 750 processor based on IBM's exclusive copper technology for blazing performance
    • Support for RAID level 0, 1, 1E, 5, 5E, 00, 1E0, and 50; RAID level 1E, 1E0, and 5E are exclusive offerings of IBM
    • Supports up to 14 hard disk drives per channel
    • ServeRAID Manage RAID Configuration and Monitoring software for powerful, easy-to-use RAID management across storage assets
    • Support for Active PCI (hot-swap and hot-add of controllers) for Windows NT , Windows 2000, and NetWare environments
    • Support for adapter failover in Windows NT environments
    • Support for clustering with Microsoft Cluster Services and NetWare High-Availability Services
    • Logical Drive Migration allows various complex RAID setup and maintenance operations to be administered in a simple, straightforward manner.
    • FlashCopy, an IBM software feature, lets you back up logical drives instantly without shutting down applications.
    • Storage Capacity: Up to 4TB
    • Energy Star Compliant: No

      Connection Flexibility:
    • 2 internal connectors for flexible internal connections and 4 external industry-standard .8mm VHDCI connectors support up to 4 channels to enable large RAID-protected storage solutions.

      ServeRAID Management Features:
    • ServeRAID Manager:
      - Easy-to-use interface that provides configuration, monitoring and maintenance
    • IPSSEND ServeRAID Command Line:
      - Allows you to perform many configuration functions from a command-line interface

    • Netfinity 2 M Ultra2 SCSI Cable
    • Netfinity 4.3 M Ultra2 SCSI Cable
    • Netfinity 20 M Ultra2 SCSI Cable

    • Some configurations may not be supported
  • Compatibility:     
    • PC

    • Netfinity EXP15
    • Netfinity EXP200
    • Netfinity EXP300
    • IBM Systems:
      - Netfinity 5100
      - Netfinity 5100 Rack Mounted models
      - Netfinity 5500 M20
      - Netfinity 5500 M20 Rack Mounted models
      - Netfinity 5600
      - Netfinity 5600 Rack Mounted models
      - Netfinity 6000R
      - Netfinity 7000 M10 Rack Mounted models
      - Netfinity 7100
      - Netfinity 7600
      - Netfinity 8500R Rack Mounted models
      - xSeries 220
      - xSeries 225
      - xSeries 230
      - xSeries 240
      - xSeries 250
      - xSeries 330
      - xSeries 340
      - xSeries 232
      - xSeries 255
      - xSeries 342
      - xSeries 360
      - xSeries 440


  • Limited Warranty:     3 Year

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