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PERC PowerEdge RAID Controller types for Dell Servers


A PowerEdge RAID Controller (or PERC) enables you to manage the physical disks in your server and perform several operations on your server´s RAID configuration.

There are several types of PERCs available depending on the needs and the generation of the server.


Dell PERC solutions available :

PowerEdge RAID Controller Series 9 Family (13th Generation systems)

Models Interface PCI Support SAS Connectors Cache Memory Write Back Cache RAID Levels Max Drive Support RAID Support
H830
Adapter
12Gb/s SAS
6Gb/s SATA
PCI-e 3.0 2x4 External 2GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 255 Hardware
H730P Adapter 12Gb/s SAS
6Gb/s SATA
PCI-e 3.0 2x4 Internal 2GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware
H730P Mini Mono 12Gb/s SAS
6Gb/s SATA
PCI-e 3.0 2x4 Internal 2GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware
H730P Mini Blade 12Gb/s SAS
6Gb/s SATA
PCI-e 3.0 2x4 Internal 2GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware
H730 Adapter 12Gb/s SAS
6Gb/s SATA
PCI-e 3.0 2x4 Internal 1GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware
H730 Mini Mono 12Gb/s SAS
6Gb/s SATA
PCI-e 3.0 2x4 Internal 1GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware
H730 Mini Blade 12Gb/s SAS
6Gb/s SATA
PCI-e 3.0 1x4 Internal 1GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware
H330 Adapter 12Gb/s SAS
6Gb/s SATA
PCI-e 3.0 2x4 Internal No Cache No Cache 0,1,5,10,50 16 RAID,
32 Non-RAID
Hardware
H330 Mini Mono 12Gb/s SAS
6Gb/s SATA
PCI-e 3.0 2x4 Internal No Cache No Cache 0,1,5,10,50 16 RAID,
32 Non-RAID
Hardware
H330 Mini Blade 12Gb/s SAS
6Gb/s SATA
PCI-e 3.0 2x4 Internal No Cache No Cache 0,1,5,10,50 8 Hardware
S130 Software
RAID
6Gb/s SATA N/A N/A No Cache No Cache 0,1,5,10 8 Software -
Windows Only
12Gbps SAS Ext. HBA 12Gb/s SAS PCI-e 3.0 2x4 External No Cache No Cache No RAID
Pass-Thru Only
255 No RAID
Pass-Thru Only


PowerEdge RAID Controller Series 8 Family (12th Generation systems)

Models Interface PCI Support SAS Connectors Cache Memory Write Back Cache RAID Levels Max Drive Support RAID Support
H810 Adapter 6Gb/s SAS PCI-e 2.0 2x4 External 1GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 192 Hardware
H710P Adapter 6Gb/s SAS PCI-e 2.0 2x4 Internal 1GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware
H710P Mini Mono 6Gb/s SAS PCI-e 2.0 2x4 Internal 1GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware
H710P Mini Blade 6Gb/s SAS PCI-e 2.0 2x4 Internal 1GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 4 Hardware
H710 Adapter 6Gb/s SAS PCI-e 2.0 2x4 Internal 512MB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware
H710 Mini Mono 6Gb/s SAS PCI-e 2.0 2x4 Internal 512MB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware
H710 Mini Blade 6Gb/s SAS PCI-e 2.0 1x4 Internal 512MB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 4 Hardware
H310 Adapter 6Gb/s SAS PCI-e 2.0 2x4 Internal - - 0,1,5,10,50 16, Non-RAID 32 Hardware
H310 Mini Mono 6Gb/s SAS PCI-e 2.0 2x4 Internal - - 0,1,5,10,50 16, Non-RAID 32 Hardware
H310 Mini Blade 6Gb/s SAS PCI-e 2.0 1x4 Internal - - 0,1,5,10,50 4 Hardware
H310 Mini Blade 3Gb/s SAS PCI-e 2.0 Row12 - - 0,1,5,10,50 4 Hardware
S110 3Gb/s SATA PCI-e 2.0 - - - 0,1,5,10 4 Software - Windows Only


PowerEdge RAID Controller Series 6 & 7 Family (10th and 11th Generation systems)

Model Interface Support PCI Support SAS Connections Cache Memory Write Back Cache RAID Levels Max Drive Support RAID Support
H800 Adapter 6Gb/s SAS PCI-E 2.0 2x4 External 512MB, 512MB NV, 1GB NV Yes (TBBU) 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 192 Hardware RAID
H700 Integrated / Adapter 6Gb/s SAS PCI-E2.0 2x4 Internal 512MB, 512MB NV, 1GB NV Yes (BBU) 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 16 Hardware RAID
H700 Modular 6Gb/s SAS PCI-E 2.0 1x4 Internal 512MB Yes (BBU) 0,1,5,6,10 4 Hardware RAID
H200 Integrated / Adapter 6Gb/s SAS PCI-E 2.0 2x4 Internal - - 0,1,10 Supports non-RAID 16 Hardware RAID
H200 Modular 6Gb/s SAS PCI-E 2.0 1x4 Internal - - 0,1,10 Supports non-RAID 4 Hardware RAID
6Gbps SAS HBA 6Gb/s SAS PCI-E 2.0 2x4 External - - - - HBA Hardware
PERC 6/E Adapter 3Gb/s SAS PCI-E 1.0 2x4 External 512MB, 256 MB Yes (TBBU) 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 144 Hardware RAID
PERC 6/I Adapter 3Gb/s SAS PCI-E 1.0 2x4 Internal 256MB Yes (BBU) 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 16 Hardware RAID
PERC 6/I Modular 3Gb/s SAS PCI-E 1.0 1x4 Internal 256MB Yes (BBU) 0,1,5,6,10 4 Hardware RAID
CERC 6/I Modular 3Gb/s SAS PCI-E 1.0 1x4 Internal 128MB - 0,1,5,6,10 4 Hardware RAID
SAS 6/iR Integrated / Adapter 3Gb/s SAS PCI-E 1.0 2x4 Internal - - 0,1 8 Hardware RAID
SAS 6/iR Modular 3Gb/s SAS PCI-E 1.0 1x4 Internal - - 0,1 4 Hardware RAID

S300
Windows only

3Gb/s SAS PCI-E 1.0 2x4 Internal - - 0,1,10,5 8 Software RAID on HBA

S100
Windows only

3Gb/s SATA - 4 cabled SATA - - 0,1,10,5 4 Software RAID on SATA Chipset

PowerEdge RAID Controller Series 5 Family (9th and 10th Generation systems)

Model Interface Support PCI Support SAS Connections Cache Memory Write Back Cache RAID Levels Max Drive Support RAID Support
PERC 5/E Adapter 3Gb/s SAS PCI-E 1.0 2x4 External 256 MB Yes (TBBU) 0,1,5,10,50 - Hardware RAID
PERC 5/i Adapter 3Gb/s SAS PCI-E 1.0 2x4 Internal 256 MB Yes (BBU) 0,1,5,10,50 - Hardware RAID
PERC5/i Integrated 3Gb/s SAS Integrated 2x4 Internal 256 MB Yes (BBU) 0,1,5,10,50 - Hardware RAID


For more detailled information on the RAID controller in your Dell server, it is recommended to view the user manual available by entering the service tag of your server on www.dell.com/support.

The technical specifications sheets for the different PERC cards available can be found on the Dell website, on the dedicated Dell RAID Controllers page.


Related articles for Dell PowerEdge RAID controllers:

This section provides links to helpful Knowledge Base Articles with information on how to troubleshoot various Hard Drive, PowerEdge™ Expandable RAID Controller (PERC), RAID and OpenManage issues.



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Sidste ændringsdato: 04/20/2016 12:51 PM


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