Category: System and Controllers
Manufacturer: Adaptec Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 334.8 KB
Operating System: Windows ME/98 SE/XP/2000/2003, Red Hat Linux, Unix, Sun Solaris
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.1.2600.0 / 24 Jun 2009
Adaptec SCSI Card 29160 Ultra 160 SCCI was designed to work where there are entry and/or middle range server environments. This is primarily because it is able to deliver the maximum possible throughput for single channel Ultra160 SCSI cards. This is done using 64-bit PCI interfaces. Adaptec SCSI Card 29160 Ultra 160 SCCI is considered to provide an ideal connection for hard disks such as the Ultra160 SCSI (LVD) and also to internal and external devices. The card performs at 160 MByte per second which is relatively high. The fact that it comes with an integrated speedflex technology helps to ensure that all connected devices perform optimally. More over, with seamless backward compatibility the protection of internal legacy devices is ensured. It is for these reasons that Adaptec SCSI Card 29160 Ultra 160 SCCI is considered as an industry leader especially when it comes to reliability and compatibility.
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 SCSI Card 29160 Ultra 160 SCCI integrates what is referred to as Cyclical Redundancy Checking (CRC). The importance of this is that it helps to improve the integrity of data. The contents sent by CRC can be verified by the user on the other end. This is extremely useful where electrical noise is experienced. The reliability of the card is ensured by Domain Validation which verifies system configuration both intelligently and efficiently. Adaptec SCSI Card 29160 Ultra 160 SCCI consists of three internal connectors. However, there is only one external connector. This makes it possible for user to connect with Ultra 160 hard disks and also work with an average of 15 devices. One big advantage of the card is that it can be upgraded through flash. The cards also come with easy to use manuals which make their installation that much easier. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Adaptec SCSI Card 29160 Ultra160 SCSI errors before installing any driver updates.