8 hot-swappable drives in 1U rackmount. Supports SAS and SATA hard drives. Supports 9.5mm and 15mm hard drives height 24G Mini-SAS (SFF-8088) to ensure optimal performance. Real time fan and fail LEDs Supports industry standard RAID controllers, including 3Ware/LSI, ATTO, Adaptec, Areca, Intel, Dell and HP. Support SAS and SATA SSD. The EliteSTOR ES108X B Series is a 1U 8-bay rack mountable solution with a dual mini-SAS connection, providing high performance JBOD storage. Utilizing high bandwidth mini-SAS (SFF-8088) cabling, the ES108X B supports SAS or SATA hard drives to deliver superior read / write speeds that are crucial in performance-driven environments such as video editing industry and server application. Two mini-SAS ports combine eight hard drive connections into two cables, and reduce possible points of failures while preserving uninterrupted data transfer. The ES108X B also supports SATA and SAS drives, allowing users to have the option to choose between performance and capacity storage solutions. When utilizing a SAS or SATA RAID controller, the unit could effortlessly support multi-streaming of compressed high-quality playback or a single-stream of uncompressed 10-bit high definition video under various RAID modes.
A decent case. Used it to expand storage in an aging dell server. Filled it with 4 SSD drives and configured raid 10. had to by a cable separately because the cable in the box did not match. Instructions also mention a redundant power supply option, could not find that anywhere. I emailed the seller trying to get some info never got a response. For those 2 reasons I took off a star