The EliteSTOR ES424X12P is the latest 4U SAS 12G JBOD rackmount with a newer modular design. Utilizing the latest 12G SAS expander technology, the ES424X12P provides up to 48Gb/s or 4800MB/s of data bandwidth to fulfill the most demanding application. Build-in support for both 2.5" and 3.5" form factors, the ES424X12P supports SATA or SAS 12Gb/s hard drives or SSD and is backward compatible with 6Gb/s SAS interface. By utilizing the latest SAS expander technology, the ES424X12P supports up to 24 SAS or SATA drives using only one HD mini-SAS (SFF-8644) cable. A built-in SAS expansion port enables the system to connect up to 256 HDD drives daisy-chained together. The ES424X12P is capable of delivering over in 3,000MB/s in read and write performance with a RAID controller, doubling the existing 6G SAS expander bandwidth. System status information is provided by the front LCD display, and information includes hard drives, power supply, and cooling fan status. All necessary hardware comes standard including mini-SAS HD cable, hard drives tray modules, and mounting rail. The ES424X12P is an ideal storage expansion solution for servers or high-performance video editing workstations.
*NEW* DataBolt™ Technology, Maximize 6Gb/s and 3Gb/s hard drives and SSD in 12G performance
To allow 6Gb/s and 3Gb/s hard drives and SSD transit to newer 12G standard and performance, EliteSTOR SAS expander equipped with LSI DataBolt™ technology allow existing of 6G and 3G hard drives and SSD infrastructure to take advantage of 12Gb/s speed. Only available in 12G SAS expander series, LSI DataBolt™ technology can aggregate bandwidth from 6Gb/s and 3Gb/s hard disk drives and SSD to a 12Gb/s data stream by intelligently buffering data, resulting in over 50% increase. DataBolt™ technology is fully compatible with the 12Gb/s SAS T10 specification.