1. Zarathustra[H]

    FS: LSI Logic SAS9305-16i 12Gb/s PCIe 3.0 SAS HBA *SOLD*

    Alright, Don't shop tired folks. I bought this one by accident, thinking I clicked on a different product. It's in great shape, and works perfectly. I flashed the firmware to P16, so it is at the latest rev. I paid $399. I'll let it go for $375. I'm open to reasonable offers, but I'm...
  2. Zarathustra[H]

    Does NUMA Matter when Installing SAS HBA's, NVME drives and other expansion in MP systems?

    Hey all, I have a dual socket server board (Supermicro X9DRI-F and two Xeon E5-2650v2's). As I was installing a few SAS HBA's, a 10GB Ethernet card and preparing for future NVME drives, it struck me. Each of the PCIe slots is labeled with which CPU the lanes are attached to. Two slots (16x...
  3. X

    Enabling an MD1220 with an R430 Server

    Hi all, This is a quick turnaround item for me and I am not a storage guy, so I was hoping someone can help me out with this. We have a Dell R430 server and an MD1220 storage array. We are looking to purchase a SAS card and cables to enable the two to talk. The MD1220 is 6GBps SAS. I can't...
  4. H

    > FreeNAS on HP ML10 v2

    Hi all, I'd please like to know how many of you succesfully run FreeNAS on the HP ML10 v2 server. What I'm trying to do is building a cheap freenas box (with 8GB RAM) to use for replication of my main freenas machine. So definitely investigating if the RAID controller works when set as AHCI. I...
  5. Z

    FS: Chelsio 2x10GBps SPF+

    Hello, I have a Chelsio S320E 110-1082-31 dual port 10GBps PCI-E FC HBA. I am currently working on setting up a 40GBps lab, so cleaning out some older hardware. (Many RAID cards coming soon)! $50 +actual shipping (I'll throw in a gift!) $50 +actual shipping (I'll throw in a gift!)
  6. J

    Does Areca 1320 HBA card work on a desktop board: Asus z97 Pro-Gamer

    I have a empty pcie slot in which I plan to put a card that'll add to the SATA ports I have. I read about SATA ards and I want to buy this Areca card. But I've read that these things don't work on desktop boards. Please let me know. Since I'll have to import my card I can't experiment much.