GDT4x23RZ Disk Array Controller

Category: System and Controller
Manufacturer: Intel
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 34.18 K
Operating System: Windows 98, 2000, XP and ME
Latest Version / Release Date: / 2003

Windows device driver information for GDT4x23RZ Disk Array Controller

The GDT4x23RZ Disk Array Controller driver is used with the corresponding device that manages disk drives in the host computer. The device presents the disk drives as logical units to the host computer. The device has back-end and front-end interfaces, with the back-end connecting to controlled disks, while the front-end communicates to the host adapter. The front end interface can connect to TA, SCSI, SATA and FC protocols, although it is the less popular protocol. The disk array controller is necessary for network and server connections. The controller fits inside the computer through being fitted on any of the free PCI extension slots. In recent computers, the disk array controller is embedded on the motherboard. The later save on physical space on the motherboard. Once the installation is complete, the user can connect up to six SATA devices. The device is backward compatible with IDE connectors.

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The installation of the GDT4x23RZ Disk Array Controller in one's host machine gives the user advanced functions in his machine. As such, the user can easily form a new RAID, reconstruct already existing RAID, which may have corrupted die to disk failure, add online RAID sets, and remove disks from RAID and partition RAID in an effort to separate RAID volumes or LUNS. More to this, the host machine can handle snapshots better and one can also use a remote control to conduct replication processes. The device driver is usually provided by the manufacturer on purchase, but can also be downloaded from the official manufacturer website. The drivers communicate the functions and characteristics of the GDT4x23RZ Disk Array Controller to the operating system installed in the host computer. In order to ensure maximum performance, the user should make sure to install the updated version of the driver. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and GDT4x23RZ Disk Array Controller errors before installing any driver updates.