HP Smart Array P246br/1GB FBWC 12Gb 4-ports Int FIO SAS Controller

Part № : 749975-B21

RENEW Part № : 749975R-B21

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  • Description
  • Specification
The HPE Smart Array P246br Controller is a Flexible Smart Array, 12Gb/s SAS RAID controller that provides enterprise-class storage performance and data protection for the HPE ProLiant BL460c Gen9 Server Blade when adding D2220sb in adjacent slot. It features four internal physical links and delivers increased server uptime by providing advanced storage functionality with flash-backed write cache (FBWC). The Smart Array P246br Controller delivers increased server uptime by providing advanced storage functionality; including 1GB flash back write cache, pre-failure warning, and optional Secure Encryption. Data compatibility between HPE Smart Array Controllers means customers can easily upgrade to future Smart Array Controllers. The Gen9 Server family of controllers supports the HPE Smart Storage Battery. With HPE Smart Storage Battery, multiple Smart Array controllers are supported without needing additional backup power sources for each controller, resulting in a simple upgrade process and at a reduced cost.


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Ports Internal: 4 SAS/SATA physical links across 4 x1 internal ports
Performance 12Gb/s SAS (1200 MB/s theoretical bandwidth per physical lane)
6Gb/s SATA (600 MB/s theoretical bandwidth per physical lane)
PCI Express Gen3 x8 link width
1 GiBytes 40-bit DDR3-1866MHz Flash-Backed Write Cache provides up to 7.5GB/s maximum cache bandwidth
Read ahead caching
Write-back caching
Online Management Features Online array expansion
Online capacity expansion
Online logical drive extension
Online RAID level migration
Online stripe size migration
Online mirror split, recombine, and rollback
Online active drive replacement
Online drive firmware upgrade
Online and high performance offline Rapid Parity Initialization (RPI)
Unlimited global online spares assignment
User selectable expand and rebuild priority
User selectable RAID level and stripe size
User selectable read and write cache sizes
Supports Predictive Spare Activation

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