Category: System and Controllers
Manufacturer: Adaptec Inc.
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 7.97 Mb
Operating System: Windows 98 SE, Windows ME, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 2003
Latest Version / Release Date: 4.8.9 / 29 Jun 2009
Adaptec SATA RAID 2410SA Controller is considered to be an ideal entry level servers and workstation solution. This is especially the case where RAID arrays and also support of four hard disk drives are important. Adaptec SATA RAID 2410SA Controller is based on the Intel 80302 I/O processor. What this means is that it is able to operates at a frequency of 100 MHZ. Furthermore, it features a XOR operation hardware implementation. The reason for this is that it helps to improve the performance of Raid 5. The Adaptec SATA RAID 2410SA Controller device supports RAID arrays in the 0, 1, 5, 10 and JBOD levels. When it comes to communicating with the SATA drives, the device makes use of the integrated two Silicon Image Sil3112A chips. Each of the chips consists of two channels that are capable of transferring data at the rate of 1.5Gbits/s.
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
Adaptec SATA RAID 2410SA Controller comes equipped with onboard cache memory chips. More over, this controller package also comprises of CD disc with own drivers plus four one meter long SATA cables. In addition, there is a bracket that is used for installing the card into system cases that are low in profile (simple servers). In most cases, the four cables/connectors are placed in one row in the upper edge notch. This is crucial as it helps to ensure that the plugs of SATA connectors do not in any way exceed the dimensions of the controller. In order to obtain and install the Adaptec SATA RAID 2410SA controller, it is important that users first define their operating systems, and also the model of the Adaptec Storage Device. Once the drivers have been found, the controller is selected, downloaded and finally installed on the computer. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Adaptec SATA RAID 2410SA Controller errors before installing any driver updates.