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Hitachi 8TB SAS and SATA hard drives are now available!
12Gb/s SAS expander solutions are here! See up to a 30% performance increase when paired with a 12Gb/s RAID controller and your existing drives!

Featured Products

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Areca ARC-5026 4-bay Thunderbolt & USB 3.0 RAID Tower
Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 to 6Gb/s SATA RAID storage tower. Supports up to four SATA drives. USB cable included. 3 year warranty!
PC PitStop Special! >> Thunderbolt Enclosures
$799.99
Part#:
SC-ARC-5026
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Areca ARC-1883IX-16 16-port 12G SAS RAID Controller
Supports up to 256 hard drives and SSDs via SAS expanders, 4 x SFF-8643 connectors and 1 x SFF-8644 connector. Dual core RAID-on-chip 1.2Ghz processor. All major RAID levels supported. 2GB cache included. Upgradable to 4GB or 8GB of cache. Includes internal cables.
PC PitStop Special! >> SAS RAID Controller Cards
$1,032.99
Part#:
SC-ARC-1883IX16
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5-bay Trayless eSATA & USB 3.0 RAID Subsystem
Maximize your storage with this 5-bay trayless chassis with built in RAID 1, 0, 10 and 5 with hot-spare, as well as JBOD, span and 5-drive clone modes. The operation mode is selectable through a DIP switch or Windows/Mac/Linux based GUI. Both USB3 (backwards compatible with USB2) and eSATA connections. OS independent.
PC PitStop Special! >> Direct Attached Storage (DAS)
$299.00
Part#:
DS-SAT05UET
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Areca ARC-8050T2 Thunderbolt 2 to SAS RAID Tower
Blazing fast Thunderbolt 2 interface provides up to 20Gb/s transfer rate. Supports up to 8 SAS or SATA drives or SSDs. Two Thunderbolt ports for chaining additional devices. Good for 4K video file transfer and display simultaneously. Thunderbolt cable included! 3 year warranty!
PC PitStop Special! >> Thunderbolt Enclosures
$1,799.00
Part#:
SC-ARC-8050T2
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15 bay 6G Trayless External SAS Expander Enclosure
15 SAS or SATA drives in one box using only a single cable SFF-8088 miniSAS connection for great storage density, SAS reliability and performance. 2400MB/sec bandwidth. Trayless design allows easy installation and effortless hot-swapping. Reliable 450W whisper quiet power supply. Ideal desktop direct-attached mass-storage solution.
PC PitStop Special! >> SAS Expander Enclosures
$1,199.00
Part#:
SC-SAS156GT
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eSATA 6Gb/s Port Multiplier 1-5 SATA-III Bridge
Supports up to five SATA-III devices, including HDD and CD/DVD/BD devices. 100% transparent with any OS. Will work with Windows, Mac OS and Linux. No drivers required. Build your own enclosure with this centronics-mount port multiplier.
PC PitStop Special! >> SATA Port Multiplier Chips
$79.99
Part#:
SATA-6GPM

Featured Product

SAS Expanders

SAS Expansion is becoming a clear choice for many of our customers. Benefits include: easy expansion, clean cabling, no adapters. Plus, you recoup some enclosure costs with less cabling and less controller ports.


15 Bay Tower

2U Rackmount

3U Rackmount

4U Rackmount


Featured Controllers

Areca ARC-1883 Series

Dual Core 1.2GHz ROC
SAS 3.0
12Gb/s interface
PCIe 3.0 host connectivity

 

Low Profile
Areca 1883i 8 internal -
Areca 1883x - 8 external
Areca 1883LP 4 internal 4 external
Areca ARC-1883 Series
Full Height, Upgrade Cache to 8GB
Areca 1883ix-12 12 internal 4 external
Areca 1883ix-16 16 internal 4 external
Areca 1883ix-24 24 internal 4 external

Hottest Products

Enclosures Controllers Drives
16-Bay 3U 6G SAS/SATA
SAS Expander Rackmount
LSI MegaRAID 9286CV-8e
6Gb/s SAS, External ports
Toshiba MG03ACA400
4TB Enterprise SATA
24-Bay 4U 6G SAS/SATA
SAS Expander Rackmount
LSI MegaRAID 9286-8e
6Gb/s SAS, External ports
Hitachi 0F14688
4TB Enterprise SATA
15-Bay 6G SAS/SATA
SAS Expander Tower
LSI MegaRAID 9380-8e
12Gb/s SAS, External ports
Hitachi 0F18335
6TB Enterprise SATA
4-Bay 1U SAS/SATA
Rackmount
Areca ARC-1883x
12Gb/s SAS, External ports
Hitachi 0F18370
6TB Enterprise SAS
8-Bay 2U SAS/SATA
Rackmount
Areca ARC-1883LP
Internal + External ports
WD Red WD60EFRX
6TB "NAS optimized"

Quick Reference

SFF-8643, SFF-8644, SFF-8087, SFF-8088, SFF-8470, SFF-8482, SFF-8484



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