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  • Botong-9207-8i, SAS card, rack server, enterprise application, internal connectivity
  • Botong-9207-8i, SAS card, rack server, enterprise application, internal connectivity


Botong SAS 9207-8i Maximizes Internal Connectivity for Midrange Applications in Rack Mounted Servers
Key Features
8 internal 6Gb/s SAS+SATA ports
8-channel, PCI Express 3.0
Thin profile design
Two x4 built-in mini SAS connectors (SFF8087
SAS 2308 6Gb/s SAS+SATA controller
Supports up to 256 SAS or SATA end devices
Supports Solid-state drive, hard disk, and tape drives
Main advantages
Provide internal connection appearance specifications at low levels
8-channel PCIe 3.0 provides fast and high bandwidth signaling applications
High performance transmission rate with 6Gb/s data


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The Botong SAS 9207-8i host bus adapter provides high-performance connectivity for internal drives in 1U/2U servers and workstations. The SAS 9207-8i provides 8 6Gb/s SAS channels and is matched with 8-channel PCI Express (PCIe) 3.0 and 8Gb/s performance to eliminate any performance bottlenecks. The performance is based on the SAS 2308 6Gb/s SAS IO controller, which is highly integrated with the latest enhanced features of PCIe and SAS technology.
The SAS 9207-8i features two (x4) built-in mini SAS connectors (SFF8087) and offers SAS and SATA data transfer rates of 1.5, 3, and 6Gb/s per channel, achieving over 650K IOPS.
LSI storage
Botong products serve four main target markets: wireless communication, wired infrastructure, enterprise storage, and industry. LSI's Broadcom Storage provides the industry's broadest portfolio of storage solutions, backed by decades of experience and trusted by world leading server and storage vendors. Botong provides building blocks suitable for helping customers understand, prioritize, store, and protect critical data storage solutions.
The Broadcom SAS product portfolio includes MegaRAID® Controller card, host bus adapter (HBA), advanced software options, Syncro® Share DAS solutions and SAS storage ICs, including RAIDon chips (ROCs), I/O controllers, and extenders.
Fusion MPT™ architecture
The integration of MPT architecture marks the next generation of I/O architecture aimed at providing the highest available performance while reducing time to market, integration, and certification. The fusion of MPT devices is a high-performance, cost-effective protocol controller that represents the latest system level integration technology in intelligent I/O processors from Botong.
Specification Description
Model SAS 9211-8i Host Bus Adapter
I/O Controller SAS 2308, Fusion MPT 2.0
Storage Connections 8 ports; compliant with 6Gb/s SAS 2.1 standard
SAS Bandwidth Half-duplex; 600 MB/sec per channel
Port Configuration 8 EA, x1 ports (single drive)
  2 EA, x4 wide ports
Host Bus x8 channel; compliant with PCI Express 3.0
PCI Data Burst Transfer Rate Half-duplex; x8, PCIe, 8000 MB/s
Physical Size Low-profile (2.6" x 6.6")
Connectors Two Mini SAS internal connectors (SFF8087)
Bracket Full-height and low-profile
Cable Support Passive copper
PCI Card Type 3.3V add-in card
Operating Voltage +12V +/-8%; 3.3V +/-8%
PCI Power (Nominal) 9.8W
Device Support Supports 256 non-RAID SAS/SATA devices
Operating Environment Ambient: 0°C to 55°C
  Relative humidity: 5% to 90% (non-condensing)
Storage Environment Ambient: -45°C to 105°C
  Relative humidity: 5% to 90% (non-condensing)
Mean Time Between Failures >2,000,000 hours
Regulatory Certifications Electromagnetic Compatibility: B-Class (CFR 47, P15B), Canada (ICES-003), Japan (V-3/02.04), Europe (EN55022/EN55024), Australia/New Zealand (AS/NZS 3548)
  Safety: EN60950, RoHS
Supported Operating Systems Microsoft Windows, Linux (SuSE, Red Hat), Solaris, VMware
Detailed Version Information Please refer to http://www.lsi.com/support/pages/download-search.aspx
Warranty 3 years with advanced replacement option
Technical Support Free technical support