PERC PowerEdge RAID Controller types for Dell Servers

As Storage demands expand and processing loads grow, it becomes increasingly more difficult for administrators to achieve maximum performance from their applications. The newest line of Dell PowerEdge RAID Controller (PERC) cards offer unmatched I/O performance for database applications, streaming digital media environments and storage intensive applications.

 

 

Key Features for the Series-10, 12Gb/s SAS PowerEdge RAID Controller (PERC):

  • PCI-Express Gen3.0 support & 12Gb/s SAS (SAS 3.0) host interface
  • 8GB NV Flash Backed Cache on the H740P & H840
  • Significantly increased IOPs performance & throughput performance capability
  • Capable of RAID as well as Non-RAID (JBOD Mode) operations
Model Interface Support PCI Support SAS Connectors Cache Memory Size Write Back Cache RAID Levels Max Drive Support RAID Support
PowerEdge RAID Controller (PERC) Series 10
PERC H840 Adapter  12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 2×4 External 8GB NV Flash Backed Cache  0,1,5,6,10,50,60  255  Hardware RAID
6Gb/s SATA
 PERC H740P Adapter 12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 2×4 8GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware RAID
6Gb/s SATA Internal
S140 Software RAID 6Gb/s SATA N/A N/A No Cache No Cache 0,1,5,10 8  Software RAID – Windows Only
PowerEdge RAID Controller (PERC) Series 9
PERC H830 Adapter 12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 2×4 External 2GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 255 Hardware RAID
6Gb/s SATA
PERC H730P Adapter 12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 2×4 Internal 2GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware RAID
6Gb/s SATA
PERC H730P Mini Mono 12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 2×4 Internal 2GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware RAID
6Gb/s SATA
PERC H730P Mini Blade 12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 2×4 Internal 2GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware RAID
6Gb/s SATA
PERC H730 Adapter 12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 2×4 Internal 1GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware RAID
6Gb/s SATA
PERC H730 Mini Mono 12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 2×4 Internal 1GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware RAID
6Gb/s SATA
PERC H730 Mini Blade 12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 1×4 Internal 1GB NV Flash Backed Cache 0,1,5,6,10,50,60 32 Hardware RAID
6Gb/s SATA
PERC H330 Adapter 12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 2×4 Internal No Cache No Cache 0,1,5,10,50 16 RAID, 32 Non-RAID Hardware RAID
6Gb/s SATA for R5/R50 performance with no controller cache
PERC H330 Mini Mono 12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 2×4 Internal No Cache No Cache 0,1,5,10,50 16 RAID, 32 Non-RAID Hardware RAID
6Gb/s SATA R5/R50 performance with no controller cache
PERC H330 Mini Blade 12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 2×4 Internal No Cache No Cache 0,1,5,10,50 8 Hardware RAID
6Gb/s SATA R5/R50 performance with no controller cache
S130 Software RAID 6Gb/s SATA N/A N/A No Cache No Cache 0,1,5,10 8 Software RAID – Windows Only
12Gbps SAS Ext. HBA 12Gb/s SAS PCI-Express 3.0 2×4 External No Cache No Cache No RAID Pass-Thru Only 255 No RAID Pass-Thru Only

 

Please check below link for list of legacy RAID Controllers:

Link : http://www.dell.com/support/article/us/en/19/sln292279/perc-poweredge-raid-controller-types-for-dell-servers?lang=en