The LSI SAS31601E card enables large-scale direct attach storage (DAS) arrays through 16 external 3Gb/s ports, supporting up to 488 SAS and SATA devices. This host bus adapter drives external server storage RAID and non-RAID enclosures with unprecedented throughput by connecting an eight-lane 2.5 Gb/s PCI Express bus with four external x4 SFF8088 miniSAS connectors. System integrators can use the LSI SAS31601E to build large-scale storage array infrastructures that support both SAS and SATA devices.
BIOS and firmware images for LSISAS31601E
3Gb/s SAS PCI Express 16-port Host Bus Adapter Firmware File