Category: Network & Modems
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 8.2MB
Operating System: Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 2021SA / 26 Apr 2005
The SATA card provides affordable high performance solution to any type of business that may require protection. It the ideal card for work stations that have a low profile and high density server environments. The Adaptec gives one the advantage of the system serial ATA channels by using complimentary logic on the mother board. This innovation of eliminating the SATA chip helps in the reduction of the Raid card cost. The card offers high speed scalability, cost effective and space saving features that have a hardware solution for most computers. It has a 400 MHz IOP performance that features a full RAID hardware that has unique form factors ideal for server environments. The power consumption of the Adaptec is very low even with the addition of the eight port raid card. The card supports all levels of RAID. Same applies to the new additional technology of JBOD.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The Adaptec technology is appropriate for work stations that have a high density with the server environment. The zero channels that is comes in 66 MHz PCI serial with a support of 64 speed helps the Adaptec in achieving higher speeds as compared to the other model from other manufactures. The zero channels are combined with ATA RAID 2020SA card kit that has a massive IOP of 400 MHz performance that is featured in all RAID cards. The ATA is appropriate for cards that have the high density server environment technology. They add functionality of the on board Adaptec with less consumption of power. The eight port Adaptec card consumes far much more power as compared to the four port RAID card. The Adaptec card requires computer that is running on a minimum Random Access Memory of 512MB and processor speed of 2,0 GHZ, it is compatible with Microsoft Windows 2000/ME/XP and VISTA. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Adaptec SATA RAID 2020SA Controller errors before installing any driver updates.