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PC PitStop is a trusted vendor for 1000's of businesses and 100's of universities, with low prices on a complete selection of storage enclosures and components. But your real savings come from presales support and finding the right solution: 1-800-298-4173,, or live chat — we are here to help.

We now carry Stardom Storage Enclosures!
The Areca ARC-4038 12G 8-bay SAS Tower is 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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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)
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RAID Machine 24-bay 4U 12G SAS RAID Subsystem w/Redundant PSU
High performance, cluster-capable SAS/SATA RAID subsystem with 24 hot-swappable bays in 4U form factor. Connects to a SAS host bus adapter through a single SFF-8644 multilane connector with 4800MB/sec bandwidth (when used with 12Gb/s drives.) Can be expanded with multiple expander chassis for up to 256 drives! Dual 120x38mm fans provide excellent cooling with fan failure alarm and high-temperature alarm and monitoring. Also provides drive failure indicators. High quality Zippy power supply and sliding rails built-in.
PC PitStop Special! >> Direct Attached Storage (DAS)
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4 bay 6G Trayless SAS/SATA External Enclosure
Convenience of hot-swapping SAS/SATA drives without having to mount each drive in a tray! High speed single-cable SFF-8088 SAS connection to the RAID controller or HBA installed in your server lets you achieve the maximum possible performance of your hard drive. Dual 80mm fans for cooling and 350W power supply.
PC PitStop Special! >> SATA Multilane Enclosures
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RAID Machine TrioNAS 1U 4-bay SAN w/ZFS
Low Cost, High Reliability, Full-Featured compact ZFS SAN. Combines NAS, iSCSI & Amazon S3 Cloud Backup Integration. ZFS based file system provides unparalleled security. Features include Compression, Thin Provisioning, Remote Replication, VD Cloning, Snapshot, Anti-Virus, 80 Plus Redundant PSU. Certified for VMware, Citrix and HyperV . 2x1Gbe ports, 4GB DDR3 ECC, 3 year warranty.
PC PitStop Special! >> Network Attached Storage (NAS)
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15 bay 6G 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. Fully hotswappable, lockable trays, fan failure & temperature alarms. Reliable 450W whisper quiet power supply. Ideal desktop direct-attached mass-storage solution.
PC PitStop Special! >> SAS Expander Enclosures
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RAID Machine 2.5" 24 bay 2U 12G External SAS Expander Enclosure w/ Redundant PSU
Our 24 bay 12Gb/s SAS expander JBOD allows you to use your existing 6G drives and achieve up to a 30% performance gain with a 12G controller card. With SSDs and two external cables from the chassis to the controller card, you can achieve up to 8000MB/s sequential writes in a RAID 0 setup with a 12G controller card!
PC PitStop Special! >> SAS Expander Enclosures

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
Areca ARC-1883x
12Gb/s SAS, External ports
Hitachi 0F18370
6TB Enterprise SAS
Areca ARC-1883LP
Internal + External ports
6TB "NAS optimized"

Quick Reference

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