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SAS LTO Tape Drives can now be purchased from us!
New low-cost NAS units have just been added!
New Toshiba SAS and SATA offerings!
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-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
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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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Areca ARC-4883T2 Thunderbolt 2 to 12Gb/s SAS RAID Controller
NEW!! High performance Thunderbolt 2 to 12Gb/s SAS RAID controller. Connect your SAS enclosure (with or without expander) to Thunderbolt 2 with this box. Supports up to 256 SAS or SATA devices. All major RAID levels supported. Mac OS X 10.8.5 and later and Windows 7/8 supported.
PC PitStop Special! >> Thunderbolt Controllers
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Areca ARC-5028T2 Thunderbolt 2/USB 3.0 to SAS RAID Tower
Blazing fast Thunderbolt 2 interface provides up to 20Gb/s transfer rate. Also supports USB 3.0 interface. Supports up to 6 SAS or SATA drives or SSDs. Two Thunderbolt 2 ports for chaining additional devices. Good for 4K video file transfer and display simultaneously. Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 cable included! 3 year warranty!
PC PitStop Special! >> Thunderbolt Enclosures
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RAID Machine R316DSS 16 bay 3U SAN + NAS Subsystem w/Open-E OS
3U 16 bay iSCSI/NAS using Open-E embedded OS, Xeon E5-2407 quad-core CPU, 8GB memory (up to 96GB), 4xGbE LAN ports, 10GbE and FC optional, 650W redundant PSU, hardware RAID 0, 1, 5, 6. SAS expansion port for adding capacity later. Create both iSCSI and NAS volumes. Built in asynchronous or synchronous replication to a second unit. Enterprise features and performance!
PC PitStop Special! >> Network Attached Storage (NAS)
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Raidon GR3650-B3 2-bay 3.5'' SATA Enclosure w/RAID and USB 3.0
2-bay 3.5" HDD RAID Enclosure, with fast USB 3.0 interface. Supports RAID 0 for extended capacity and performance or RAID 1 mirroring for safety, as well as individual drive JBOD access. Supports 4TB HD.
PC PitStop Special! >> Direct Attached Storage (DAS)

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

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

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