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SilverStone EC05 Two Port SATA III PCI Express RAID Card Review

SilverStone EC05 Two Port SATA III PCI Express RAID Card Review

By:

Tyler Bernath |

Posted:

Nov 1, 2013 10:01 am |

Summary:

Need additional SATA 6Gbps storage connectivity for your PC? Then SilverStone has a low-cost solution for you to consider, and it includes RAID. Read the review.

Areca ARC-1882i PCIe 3.0 RAID Controller Review

Areca ARC-1882i PCIe 3.0 RAID Controller Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Aug 16, 2012 5:31 am |

Summary:

Putting new technology to work is the Areca way. The name might have stayed the same, but this new ARC-1882i gets a boost in performance from its PCIe 3.0 connector. Read the review.

Areca ARC-1882i RAID Controller Review

Areca ARC-1882i RAID Controller Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Apr 19, 2012 4:51 pm |

Summary:

Hot off the heels of our LSI MegaRAID review, Chris is back with a look at the Areca 1882i RAID controller. Read the review.

LSI MegaRAID SAS 9265-8i RAID Controller Review

LSI MegaRAID SAS 9265-8i RAID Controller Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Feb 16, 2012 6:32 pm |

Summary:

Usually a product has to be outdated and outperformed before it gets replaced, but not those in LSI's portfolio. Read the review.

HighPoint RocketRAID 2720SGL SATA 6G RAID Controller Review

HighPoint RocketRAID 2720SGL SATA 6G RAID Controller Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Sep 23, 2011 6:24 am |

Summary:

RAID 6 for less than 150USD and SATA 6G to boot shows that we could well be onto a really good thing here. Read the review.

LSI MegaRAID 9280-24i4e RAID Controller w/ 24 Crucial RealSSD C300s Review

LSI MegaRAID 9280-24i4e RAID Controller w/ 24 Crucial RealSSD C300s Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Feb 3, 2011 8:31 am |

Summary:

Putting our 24 Crucial RealSSD C300s to good use once again, Chris fires them up off LSI's SSD optimized 9280-24i4e RAID controller. Read the review.

Areca ARC-1880ix-24 PCI-E x8 SATA/SAS RAID Controller w/ 24 Crucial RealSSD C300s

Areca ARC-1880ix-24 PCI-E x8 SATA/SAS RAID Controller w/ 24 Crucial RealSSD C300s

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Jan 31, 2011 4:12 am |

Summary:

With one 24-drive RAID array under our belt, we decided to test a few more large capacity RAID controllers with the RealSSD C300s. Read the review.

HighPoint RocketRAID 2760 Switch Architecture PCI-E x16 24-Port SAS/SATA 6Gb/s Controller

HighPoint RocketRAID 2760 Switch Architecture PCI-E x16 24-Port SAS/SATA 6Gb/s Controller

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Sep 30, 2010 8:02 am |

Summary:

HighPoint has something special here; something capable of transferring a dual layer DVD's worth of data in just one second. We make the most of what this controller is capable of thanks to Crucial sending... Read the review.

HighPoint RocketRAID 640 SATA 6Gb/s 4-Port PCI-E 2.0 Controller

HighPoint RocketRAID 640 SATA 6Gb/s 4-Port PCI-E 2.0 Controller

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

May 27, 2010 6:23 am |

Summary:

With quad SATA 6G ports can the RocketRAID 640, let's see how it handles our pair of Crucial RealSSD C300's. Read the review.

Adaptec RAID 5805Z PCI-E x8 SATA/SAS RAID Controller

Adaptec RAID 5805Z PCI-E x8 SATA/SAS RAID Controller

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Feb 10, 2010 4:05 am |

Summary:

Adaptec has a RAID controller that is heavy on features and technology advancements. Read the review.

LSI MegaRAID 9280-8E SAS 6G PCIe 2.0 RAID Controller

LSI MegaRAID 9280-8E SAS 6G PCIe 2.0 RAID Controller

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Jan 18, 2010 6:03 am |

Summary:

LSI is the first to hit the market with SAS 6G RAID controllers. Let's see how the new MegaRAID compares to an old favorite. Read the review.

HighPoint RocketRAID 2310 PCI-E x4 SATA RAID Controller

HighPoint RocketRAID 2310 PCI-E x4 SATA RAID Controller

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Jul 16, 2009 3:58 pm |

Summary:

HighPoint delivers an entry level RAID controller that is low cost and reliable.  Read the review.

HighPoint RocketRAID 2640X4 PCI-E SAS Controller

HighPoint RocketRAID 2640X4 PCI-E SAS Controller

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Oct 3, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

For the user wanting reliable server storage, SAS has it all. Today we look at an affordable SAS controller for desktop. Read the review.

HighPoint RocketRAID 3120 PCI-E SATA RAID Controller

HighPoint RocketRAID 3120 PCI-E SATA RAID Controller

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Sep 29, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

HighPoint has been in the storage controller market for over five years. Today we test their RocketRAID 3120. Read the review.

Areca ARC-1231ML SATA RAID 6 Controller

Areca ARC-1231ML SATA RAID 6 Controller

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Jun 26, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

Areca has sent us a RAID 6 equipped PCI-E x8 SATA Controller. If you're serious about your storage, check it out. Read the review.

Promise SuperTrak EX STEX8650 8-port SAS

Promise SuperTrak EX STEX8650 8-port SAS

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Feb 5, 2008 5:00 am |

Summary:

We compare Promise's SAS controller against the more common onboard SATA RAID of today to see if there are yields. Read the review.

HighPoint RocketRAID 2300 PCI-E SATA

HighPoint RocketRAID 2300 PCI-E SATA

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Feb 3, 2008 5:00 am |

Summary:

Running out of SATA ports? We look at a PCI-E based 4-port SATA controller from HighPoint and compare to Intel's ICH9R. Read the review.

HighPoint RocketRAID 2314 eSATA Tested

HighPoint RocketRAID 2314 eSATA Tested

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Jul 5, 2007 4:00 am |

Summary:

HighPoint's new RocketRAID 2314 controller is under the spotlight which offers ability to add more eSATA to your system. Read the review.

HighPoint RocketRAID 2340 Controller - Supporting 12,000GB of storage

HighPoint RocketRAID 2340 Controller - Supporting 12,000GB of storage

By:

Cameron Wilmot |

Posted:

Jan 17, 2007 5:00 am |

Summary:

Need more storage? HighPoint RocketRAID 2340 controller supports up to 16 hard drives and a whooping total of 12,000GB! Read the review.

Mini SAS to e.SATA - Highpoint RocketRAID 2322 Reviewed

Mini SAS to e.SATA - Highpoint RocketRAID 2322 Reviewed

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Nov 13, 2006 5:00 am |

Summary:

Today we look at the new Highpoint RocketRAID 2322 controller - it offers huge external e.SATA storage possibilities. Read the review.

Highpoint 1740 SATA-II Controller - PCI isn't Dead yet

Highpoint 1740 SATA-II Controller - PCI isn't Dead yet

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Oct 22, 2006 4:00 am |

Summary:

Today we take a look at the Highpoint 1740 controller which offers four SATA II 3Gb/s ports over the PCI bus. Read the review.

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