Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,631 Reviews & Articles | 45,191 News Posts

LSI Evolves to PCI Express 3.0 - New Products Announced - PCIe 3.0 - A Stepping Stone to SAS 12Gbps

LSI discusses several new products that make the leap to PCIe 3.0, unlocking bandwidth on RAID controllers and improving IOPS performance on HBAs.

By: | Editorials in Storage | Posted: Jul 4, 2012 5:34 am
Manufacturer: LSI

Preparing for the Future

 

lsi_evolves_to_pci_express_3_0_new_products_announced_12

 

LSI is employing their version of Intel's Tick "" Tock strategy. The first move is the leap to PCI Express 3.0 and then later the move to SAS 12Gbps.

 

In the provided graph we see the previous generation performance under PCIe 2.0 (far left, blue). The next step shows the new generation 6Gbps performance with PCIe 3.0 (middle, red). Then LSI gives us a glimpse of the future with PCIe 3.0 and 12Gbps.

 

In the chart you will notice that LSI also calculated overhead associated with both PCIe and SAS.

 

 

Performance

 

lsi_evolves_to_pci_express_3_0_new_products_announced_13

 

lsi_evolves_to_pci_express_3_0_new_products_announced_14

 

lsi_evolves_to_pci_express_3_0_new_products_announced_15

 

lsi_evolves_to_pci_express_3_0_new_products_announced_16

 

LSI provided us with some general performance data for their new PCIe 3.0 product line up.

PRICING: You can find products similar to this one for sale below.

 

United States: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon's website.

United Kingdom: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon UK's website.

Australia: Find other tech and computer products like this over at PLE Computer's website.

Canada: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon Canada's website.

 



Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Storage content at our Storage reviews, guides and articles index page.

Do you get our RSS feed? Get It!

Got an opinion on this content? Post a comment below!

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Or Scroll Down