MaxConnect SAS/SATA Link is offered with MiniSAS to MiniSAS Cable for the PCIe SAS/SATA Controller with MiniSAS Connector, The MaxConnect SAS/SATA Link will allow the user to PCIe 6G or 3G SAS/SATA Controller to the four internal Drive bays of the Mac Pro [3,1: 2,1: 1,1] System.
|SZ-DCMSAS-R2MS||MaxConnect SAS/SATA Link with MiniSAS Cable for the PCIe Controller with MiniSAS 8087 Connector
|MaxUpgrades introduces MaxConnect SAS/ SATA Link, a product designed to connect four internal disk drive bays of the Mac Pro System [3,1 : 2,1: 1,1] to a PCI Express 2.0 or 1.0 SAS / SATA Controller installed in any PCI Express Expansion Slot of the computer.|
|MaxConnect SAS/ SATA Link offers Mac Pro users highest level of flexibility in data speed and redundancy, users can now integrate fastest internal SAS/SATA storage system for Mac Pro based upon their need and requirement.
MaxConnect SAS/SATA Link has micro form factor of just 0.45Hx1WX2D inches, it is housed in completely covered machined thermo plastic micro case for maximum protection and reliability.
Mac Pro users can now install SAS/SATA Host Bus Adapter or RAID Controller in any PCI Express Expansion Slot of the Mac Pro System [(2008/2007/2006 Models) Model ID : 3,1 : 2,1: 1,1] and can be configured as RAID 0,1, 5 , 6 or more for maxiumum speed and redundancy. Note: ( RAID Level Support Dependant on the type of Controller)
|The above test results shows four 15,000 RPM SAS (Serial Attach SCSI) Hard Disk Drive connected to the four internal drives bays of the 8-Core Mac Pro System (early 2008 model) via PCI Express SAS Host Bus Adapter installed in PCI Express Expansion Slot 2 (Rev 2).
Performance of SAS 4x...RAID Level 0 along with SAS 4x...RAID level 5 is been shown. The drives and PCIe Controller is connected via MaxConnect SAS/SATA Link.
|The above test results shows eight SATA 500GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 SATA II Drives connected to the 8-port PCI Express RAID Controller in PCI Express Slot 2 of the 8-Core Mac Pro System (early 2008 Model).
The four internal drives bays of the Mac Pro System is connected via MaxConnect SAS/SATA Link, to the PCIe SATA RAID Controller. The other four drives are installed in the Optical bay of the Mac Pro System. Test result of Hardware RAID 0 is shown. The user can do RAID 5 or RAID 6 in this setup also.
Ordering MaxConnect SAS/SATA Link
MaxConnect SAS/SATA Link with MiniSAS 4x SATA Cable
MaxConnect SAS/SATA Link with Multilane MiniSAS to MiniSAS Cable
MaxConnect SATA Link with 4-Port SATA HARDWARE RAID Controller for Mac Pro Systems
Install Eight Drives in a Mac Pro System
MaxConnect SAS/SATA BackPlane Attachment for Mac Pro  Systems
FB-DIMM Memory Upgrades for Mac Pro System
max_flow for 800 MHz FB-DIMM Memory Cooling Mac Pro System [Early 2008 Models]
max_flow for 667 MHz FB DIMM Memory Cooling for the Mac Pro System [2006/2007 Models]