Dell PowerEdge PERC H310 6Gb/s RAID Controller
Dell T320 RAID Controller eight-port 6Gb/s PCI Express. the Dell PowerEdge RAID Controller (PERC) H310 offers robust data protection. seamless migration, and the flexibility to use both SATA, SAS, and solid-state drives.
Dell T320 RAID Controller Small to medium business owners can enjoy the latest RAID technology at affordable prices. and low-power consumption with the Dell PowerEdge RAID Controller (PERC) H310. Ideal for file, web, database, and email servers. Dell T320 RAID Controller PERC H310 delivers trusted Dell PERC reliability with minimal maintenance effort. Our entry-level controller cards offer a straightforward solution that includes essential RAID levels. and uncomplicated configuration options. In addition, these cards connect to SATA and SAS hard disk drives. and solid-state drives, allowing for tiered storage. that optimizes cost and performance. Another cost-optimizing feature is physical disk power management (Dimmer Switch) technology. which manages power consumption for idle, unconfigured, and configured drives. Dell’s entry-level RAID controllers cover. the spectrum of tiered storage requirements for cost-sensitive applications that require robust data protection.
6Gb/s SAS performance advantage
6Gb/s SAS is designed for backward compatibility with 3Gb/s SAS and 3Gb/s SATA hard drives. Regardless of the drive speed, 6Gb/s PowerEdge RAID controllers. deliver significant performance improvements in both read and write applications as compared to their 3Gb/s predecessors.
Simplified storage management
Protect your data using storage management utilities by configuring data redundancy. assigning hot spares, and rebuilding failed physical disks. Dell OMSS provides enhanced features for configuring. and monitoring a system’s locally-attached RAID and non-RAID disk storage. With the Storage Management service. you can perform controller and enclosure functions for all supported RAID and non-RAID controllers. and enclosures from a single graphical or command-line interface. This intuitive interface of the Dell Lifecycle Controller is the Unified Server Configurator. which is a preinstalled configuration utility. that enables storage management tasks from an embedded environment throughout the controller’s lifecycle. The wizard-driven interface offers features for novice to advanced users. and the command-line interface is fully-featured and scriptable.
Operating System Support
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 SP2, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.7, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1, SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2.
Virtualization options: VMware ESX/ESXi 4.1, VMware 5.0 UL Additional support is available from OEMs and partners.