Areca 24-port 12G SAS Expander - ARC-8028-24

Supports up to 24 SAS/SATA hard drives or SSDs. Daisy chain additional expanders to support even more drives. Three external SFF-8644 connectors, six internal SFF-8643 connectors for connecting to hard drives. Cables not included.
Manufacturer: Areca
SKU: SC-ARC-8028-24

The Areca ARC-8028-24 12Gb/s SAS Expander module has an integrated ARM Cortex-R4 processor for management functions such as discovery, enclosure and drive management and LED management. It features three external SFF-8644 and six internal SFF-8643 ports for support up to 24 drives. You can daisy chain additional expander modules together to increase capacity.

* Use this product if you want to assemble your own SAS expander enclosure.


ARC-8028-24 Features

  • Supports up to 24 SAS or SATA hard drives or SSDs
  • 1 x SAS "IN" connector for connection to the host
  • 2 x SAS "OUT" connectors for expansion to next JBOD enclosure
  • 1 x 6 pin PCIe power connector
  • 4 x 3 pin fan connectors
  • 2 x 2 pin power status connector
  • 1 x 6 pin LCD connector
  • 1 x 7 pin dual expander module heartbeat connector
  • 1 x 6 pin RJ-11 connector (for management)
  • 1 x RJ-45 LAN connector (for manufacturer manager only)


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