AccuRAID AR108I - 1U 8 Bay 2.5 SATA to iSCSI 2x GbE RAID 60 Rackmount

AccuRAID AR108I - 1U 8 Bay 2.5 SATA to iSCSI 2x GbE RAID 60 Rackmount
AccuRAID AR108I - 1U 8 Bay 2.5 SATA to iSCSI 2x GbE RAID 60 Rackmount
Item# ST-SAN-AR108I

The AccuRAID AR108I is the latest hardware RAID storage to AccuRAID iSCSI solutions. AR108I is a 1U 8 bay dual channel iSCSI storage that supports advanced features such as Multiple Channel per Session (MC/S), iSCSI jumbo frame and Microsoft MPIO. SCSI-3 persistent target is supported for clustering server application. AR108I also supports Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware Vsphere and Citrix Gen-X virtualization environment. Built-in Web GUI management interface and event notification E-mail, SNMP trap, browser pop-up Windows, Syslog and Windows Messenger allow the administrator to monitor the status with ease. Besides RAID5, Mirroring (RAID 1) and Striping (RAID 0), AR108I supports RAID 6 to protect against up to 2 hard drives defects. Utilizing 2.5 SATA host interfaces and dual gigabit Ethernet port (up to 190MB/s), the AR108I is guaranteed to achieve the best performance with fail-safe file protection.

Note: Sans Digital recommends the use of enterprise hard drives when in use with any RAID controller applications. Standard desktop or green desktop drive may not be supported and may compromise RAID system stability and performance. For more information on the difference between RAID and desktop hard drives, please see the Western Digital knowledge base. For a list of compatible RAID Edition SATA hard drives, please refer to the list below:

  • Seagate 500GB (ST9500620NS)
  • Seagate 1TB (ST91000640NS)
  • 1U 8 bay Rackmount.
  • Supports 2.5 SATA drives, including 9.5mm and 12.5mm hard drive height. 
  • Intel IOP 80331 64bit processor with 512MB memory, upgradeable to 1GB.
  • Supports iSCSI Multiple Channel per Session (MC/S).
  • Supports Microsoft MPIO.
  • Supports iSCSI Jumbo Frame.
  • SCSI-3 persistent target supported. Support Windows Server 2008 clustering.
  • Supports RAID 0, 1, 3, 5, 6, 30, 50, 60, JBOD. Local N-way mirror supported.
  • Supports Global and dedicated hot spare disks.
  • Online volume expansion and migration.
  • UPS management supported via serial port.
  • HTTP Web GUI, SSH telnet and serial management interface.
  • Event notification via E-mail, SNMP trap, browser pop up windows, Syslog and Windows Messenger.
  • iSNS supported.
  • Up to 190MB/s read/write performance.
 Model  AR108I
 Form Factor  1U Rackmount
 CPU  Intel 80331 64-bit RISC processor
 RAM  DDR 333 512MB, upgradeable to 1GB
 HDD Trays  8 Hot-Swappable 2.5"
 RAID Level  0, 1, 0+1, 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60, JBOD
 Maximum Capacity  8TB
 Maximum Host Connections  32
 Maximum Cluster Hosts Connections  16 hosts clustered for one volume
 Maximum Logical Volumes  256
 Microsoft MPIO Support  Yes
 iSCSI MC/S Support  Yes
 iSCSI Jumbo Frame Support  Yes
 SCSI-3 Compliant  Yes
 Auto Rebuilding  Yes
 Hot-Spare  Yes (Global and dedicated hot spare disks)
 Host Interface & Transfer Rate  Dual Gigabit Ethernet (Up to 190MB/s)
 Drive Interface  SATA
 Cooling Fan  3 x 1.5” Cooling Fan
 Power Supply  150W Power Supply 
 Output:50~60Hz 200W
 Status Indicators  LEDs for HDD, Temperature and Fail LED
 Number of Hard Disk Supported  8
 Management UI  Web or SSH Telnet, Serial port
 Supported OS  Windows 7/XP/2000/2003/2008, Mac OS X or above,
 Linux 2.4 or above
 Dimension (in)  19" W x 17" D x 1.7" H
 Weight (lb)  15.4
 Safety Regulations  CE, FCC
 Package Contents  AR108I (1)
 Power Cord (1)
 Removable Tray Modules (8)
 Quick Installation Manual (1)
 Model  AR108I  AR108I4T  AR108I8T
 Hard Drive  No HDD
 Edition x8
 Edition x8
 Total Storage Size  N/A  4TB  8TB

Note: All hard drive bundles are pre-installed and tested before shipment. Hard drives are then packaged individually to avoid damage during shipping.