8 External Port 12Gb/s SAS/SATA to PCIe 3.0 Host Bus Adapter The ExpressSAS H1280 leverages next-generation storage technologies - PCIe 3.0 host interconnect and 12Gb/s SAS/SATA interface to storage. Featuring 8-external ports using the latest miniSAS HD connector, the H1280 is designed with the enterprise customer in mind. With extensive testing and qualifications, it performs flawlessly in transactional environments such as banking, finance, business intelligence, cloud computing and database applications. ATTO 12Gb SAS HBAs double the performance over previous generations of SAS/SATA cards and offer fresh new features that reduce downtime, improve efficiency and save money on the bottom line. They provide more flexibility for connecting storage, greatly decrease latency to SATA drives, make it easier to manage the overall storage infrastructure and improve connection diagnostic capabilities - all at a lower total cost of ownership. Additionally, ExpressSAS HBAs provide the highest and smoothest throughput for streaming applications such as tape backup and archiving, video post-production, geologic survey and video-on-demand applications. Included with all ATTO HBAs is an easy-to-use utility ConfigTool™ and vConfigTool™, enabling management, monitoring and configuration which leverages an intuitive GUI. ATTO's exclusive, field-proven Advanced Data Streaming (ADS™) Technology helps users meet the most demanding performance requirements of bandwidth-intensive applications. ADS achieves this performance increase by integrating a combination of features engineered to allow for the controlled acceleration of data transfers.
The Supermicro CBL-SAST-0677 enables external MiniSAS HD to external MiniSAS HD connections for storages. This cable is compliant with T10 and SFF standard and is verified with Supermicro servers and AOC cards and Storages. This cable is also available in 1m and 2m cable length. Each Supermicro cables is validated to ensure quality and performance.