Dell PERC 5/E 256MB RAID Controller for PowerVault MD1000 GP297

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Controller Type RAID controller
Model Number PERC 5/E
Part Number GP297
Cache Memory 256MB DDR2
RAID Levels Supported
RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 10, RAID 50
SAS Interface Ports 2x SAS (SFF-8484)
Data Transfer Rate Up to 3Gb/s per port
Maximum Number of Supported Drives Up to 15 SAS/SATA drives
Drive Connectivity SAS or SATA (2.5" and 3.5" drives)
Hot-Swappable Support Yes
Battery Backup Unit (BBU) Support
Yes (Optional, for RAID 5 and RAID 6 protection)
Online Capacity Expansion (OCE) Yes
Online RAID Level Migration (RLM) Yes
Enclosure Management Support Yes (with Dell PowerVault MD1000)
OS Support
Compatible with various operating systems and drivers
Management Software
Dell OpenManage Server Administrator (OMSA)
Designed for use with Dell PowerVault MD1000 enclosure

Features of Dell PERC 5/E 256MB RAID Controller for PowerVault MD1000 GP297

The Dell PERC 5/E is a RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) controller designed for use with Dell's PowerVault MD1000 storage array. The controller, also known as the PowerEdge RAID Controller 5/E, is used to manage and configure multiple hard drives into a RAID array, which provides data redundancy and improved performance.

Here are some key features and specifications of the Dell PERC 5/E RAID controller:

  1. RAID Support: The PERC 5/E supports various RAID levels, including RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 10, and RAID 50. RAID 0 provides striping without redundancy, RAID 1 mirrors data between drives for redundancy, RAID 5 distributes data with parity across multiple drives, RAID 10 combines mirroring and striping, and RAID 50 combines striping and distributed parity.

  2. Cache Memory: The controller comes with 256MB of cache memory, which helps improve read and write performance for the RAID array.

  3. Interface: The PERC 5/E typically connects to the MD1000 storage array through the PCI Express (PCIe) interface.

  4. Compatibility: The controller is designed to work with Dell PowerEdge servers and the PowerVault MD1000 storage enclosure.

  5. Disk Support: The PERC 5/E supports both SAS (Serial Attached SCSI) and SATA (Serial ATA) hard drives, providing flexibility in choosing the storage drives for your RAID array.

  6. Management Software: Dell provides management software, such as OpenManage Server Administrator (OMSA), that allows users to monitor and configure the RAID controller and connected storage.

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