Category: System and Controller
Manufacturer: Adaptec, Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 253 KB
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows XP x64
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52 / 07/31/2006
The Adaptec SCSI Card 29320 - Ultra320 SCSI device driver allows the feature sets of its supported controller device to be implemented in PCIe servers. This device provides the industry’s 1st Ultra320 SCSI tape connectivity function with the stability and consistency of a one channel I/O interface. This low profile device safeguards existing devices via backward compatibility with the other tape drives, drivers and disks already installed in a computer system. In addition, Adaptec’s Speedflex technology delivers the capability of mixing SCSI devices without having an impact on performance. One of the main characteristics of this controller is its ability to permit users to connect up to a maximum of 15 LVDs or low voltage differential and/or SE or single ended SCSI devices. These include devices like very big arrays of high performance external storage subsystems, hard disk drives, scanners, CD-ROM drives and Ultra320 or 160 hard drives to all Intel based systems with 32 bit or 64 bit PCI-X or PCI slots.
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 SCSI Card 29320 - Ultra320 SCSI controller has 1 external and internal 68 pin single ended or low voltage differential connector and 2 internal single ended SCSI connectors, one being a 50 pin and the other a 68 pin. Although this controller device is a 64 bit PCI-X or PCI card, it can function in a 32 bit PCI slot. It has the capability to automatically function in a slower 32 bit mode when it is used with a 32 bit PCI slot. The Adaptec SCSI Card 29320 - Ultra320 SCSI controller device, like all of Adaptec’s controllers is developed and created with the company’s expertise of more than 25 years in the SCSI field. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Adaptec SCSI Card 29320 - Ultra320 SCSI errors before installing any driver updates.