The HighPoint RocketRAID 2310 PCI Express RAID Controller is the next generation for high performance computing solutions utilizing the latest interconnect PCI Express. The controller card takes advantage of PCI Express’ ability to deliver delivers data transfer in both directions simultaneously with its serial data transfer system and brings with it higher clock speeds. Total data transfer speed is 3 Gbit/sec (375 MBytes/sec – enough for HD)
The HighPoint RocketRAID 2310 Controller offers 4 internal ports that connect to Serial ATA drives with HighPoint’s onboard RAID features, including Online Capacity Expansion and Online RAID Level Migration (OCE / ORLM) and HighPoint’s RAID Management software.
The RocketRAID 2310 supports advanced RAID levels 0, 1, 5, 10, and JBOD for maximum configuration flexibility.
HighPoint offers the broadest range of support for all major operating systems to ensure OS and hardware server compatibility. Drivers are available for all major operating systems, including Windows, Linux, FreeBSD and Mac OS X. Open source is also provided for Linux and FreeBSD.
The card is available now for US$149 for systems that will be used as entry-level server and high-performance workstations like video editing systems.