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ThinkServer IBM SAS 3Gb HBA Controller v2 - Overview
Features and specifications

The ThinkServer IBM 3Gb SAS HBA Controller v2 (67Y0183) provides an ideal solution for all servers needing ultra high-speed data transfer in disk connectivity for data backup and mission-critical applications. This HBA provides support for SAS and SATA HDDs and tape drive configurations.

Performance specifications:

  • 3 Gbps per SAS port
  • uEFI support
  • PCI-E gen 2 compatible
  • PCI-E small form-factor design (MD-2)
  • Four x1 internal 7-pin connectors/one x4 external SFF8088
  • 8-lane 2.5 Gbps PCI-Express
  • Connects to internal and external tape drives
  • Connects to external storage controllers
  • Supports all major operating systems including Open source drivers for Linux

Physical specifications:

  • Approximate height: 64.26 mm (2.53 in)
  • Approximate width: 167.82 mm (6.61 in)
  • Approximate depth: 14.45 mm (0.57 in)
  • Approximate weight: 0.09kg (0.2 lb)

Operating environment:

  • Temperature
    • 10 deg to 35 deg (C) (50 deg to 95 deg (F)) at 0 to 914 m (0 to 3000 ft)
    • 10 deg to 32 deg (C) (50 deg to 90 deg (F)) at 914 m to 2,133 (3,000 to 7,000 ft)
  • Relative humidity: 8% to 80% (non-condensing)


1 year – Customer Replaceable Unit (CRU)

  • Announce date: 10 Nov 2009 (see country listing)
  • Availability date: November 2009 (see country listing)
  • Effective withdrawal date: December 2010

Hardware compatibility
DescriptionMachine typeModels
ThinkServer RD1206445, 6447All
ThinkServer RD2103795, 3796All
ThinkServer RD2203798All
ThinkServer RS1106436, 6438All
ThinkServer RS2106533, 6534, 6535All
ThinkServer TD1006399, 6429All
ThinkServer TD100x4206All
ThinkServer TD2003809, 3817All
ThinkServer TD200x3822All
ThinkServer TS1006432, 6434All
ThinkServer TS2006525, 6530All

Software requirements
  • Windows
  • Red Hat Linux
  • VMWare
  • SUSE Linux

  • ThinkServer IBM SAS 3Gb HBA Controller v2
  • 2U bracket
  • CD
  • Safety flyer
  • Quick install

Agency approvals
  • Ul
  • cUL
  • TUV
  • IEC950
  • VDE

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Legacy Document ID : MIGR-73903
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