Dell 8540V PERC 2SC 2/SC Single Channel LVD SCSI RAID Controller

Dell Part #/MPN: 8540V

DiscTech Item #: DEL-PERC2SC-16MB-UP-OE

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Interface Types: SCSI 68pin HD68, SCSI VHDCI, PCI

Form Factor: Half-Height/Half-Length

Electrical Interface: SCSI Ultra2 Wide - 80MBps 16-bit

On-Board Cache: 16MB

Dell PERC 2SC 2/SC Single Channel LVD SCSI RAID Controller, 16MB Cache 8540V - Used Pull

Dell Part numbers: 8540V

The Dell™ PowerEdge™ Expandable RAID Controller 2/Single Channel (PERC 2/SC) PCI RAID controller is a high performance intelligent PCI-to-SCSI host adapter with RAID control capabilities. The PERC 2/SC provides reliability, high performance, and fault-tolerant disk subsystem management. PERC 2/SC is an ideal RAID solution for the internal strorage of Dell's workgroup and departmental systems. PERC 2/SC offers a cost-effective way to implement RAID in a server. PERC 2/SC has a Wide Ultra2 LVD SCSI channel supporting data transfer rates up to 80 Megabytes per second (MB/s) per channel.

RAID levels0, 1, 5
SCSI channels1
Maximum drives per channel15
Array interface to hostPCI 2.1
Drive interfaceFast and Wide Ultra2 SE and low voltage differential
Cache memory size16 MB
Cache functionWrite-through, write-back (Dell does not support this function), read-ahead, adaptive read-ahead, no read-ahead
Multiple logical drives/arrays per controllerUp to 8 logical drives per controller
Maximum PERC 2/SC controllers per system4
Online capacity expansionYes
Dedicated and pool hot spareYes
Flashable firmwareYes
Hot-swap devices supportedYes
Nondisk devices supportedNo
Mixed-capacity hard-disk drivesYes
16-bit internal connectors1

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Weight: 2 lb

Warranty: 1 Year DiscTech

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