Category: System & Controllers
Manufacturer: Adaptec, Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
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Operating System: Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows NT, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2008, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64, Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows Vista x64, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows XP x64, Novell NetWare, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, Red Hat Linux 8, Red Hat Linux 9, Red Hat Linux Advanced Server 2, SuSE Linux 10, SuSE Linux 8, SuSE Linux 9, SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 10, SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7, SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8, SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 9, UnitedLinux 1, SCO Unix, SCO UnixWare, Sun Solaris
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52 / 14 Mar 2007
The Adaptec SCSI Card 39320D - Ultra320 SCSI is a controller card which with the correct device driver is capable of supporting Ultra SCSI, Ultra160 SCSI, Ultra2 SCSI, and Ultra320 SCSI protocols. The Adaptec SCSI Card 39320D - Ultra320 SCSI likewise has been designed to implement a maximum data transmission rate of 320 megabytes per second on every channel which makes it an ideal hardware component to deploy in mid to high end range of enterprise servers. This is because it can handle the intense data transfer demands in these types of environments. The device driver for the Adaptec SCSI Card 39320D - Ultra320 SCSI allows the smooth flow of data among supported storage devices while maintaining integrity of the data. This is done mostly by routing the data to ensure that packets are sent correctly to their proper destinations.
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
In general a SCSI card is a type of hardware which is designed to implement control over the interfacing of different SCSI based devices like CD-ROM drive and burners, hard drive storage, scanners, and removable drives among others. It is normally plugged into a vacant PCI slot on the computer motherboard and requires the installation of the associated device driver in order to deliver fast data access while maintaining accuracy. SCSI devices in general are known for being very fast in terms of data storage and retrieval as compared to their IDE based counterparts. This is because of the advanced processing chipsets that are tapped by its driver which minimizes the usage of the central processor when dealing with instruction sets. Most SCSI controller cards have the capability of supporting a maximum of 15 devices with just a single card. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Adaptec SCSI Card 39320D - Ultra320 SCSI errors before installing any driver updates.