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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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Intel RS2PI008 8-port 6G SAS/SATA PCIe RAID Controller
SALE!! Two external SFF-8088 ports support from 8 up to 240 SAS/SATA devices using SAS expanders. Hardware RAID supporting RAID level 0, 1, 10, 5, 50, 6 and 60. PCIe x8 Gen2 interface. Excellent value.
PC PitStop Special! >> SAS RAID Controller Cards
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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 TrioNAS 2U 12-bay SAN w/ZFS
Low Cost, High Reliability, Full Featured ZFS SAN. Combines NAS, iSCSI & Amazon S3 Cloud Backup Integration. ZFS based file system provides unparalleled security. Features include Compression, SSD Caching,Thin Provisioning, Remote Replication, VD Cloning, Snapshot, Anti-Viurs, 80 Plus Redundant PSU. Certified for VMware, Citrix and HyperV. 6x1Gbe ports, 16GB DDR3 ECC, 3 year warranty.
PC PitStop Special! >> Network Attached Storage (NAS)
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16-bay 2.5" SAS/SATA External Enclosure
Supports up to sixteen 2.5" SAS or SATA drives, including SSDs. Four external SFF-8088 ports to connect to your controller card in your server. Includes 16 hot swap drive trays. 6Gb/s rated. 350W power supply. 1 year warranty.
PC PitStop Special! >> SAS External Enclosures (no expander)
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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
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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

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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