Category: System and Controller
Manufacturer: Highpoint Technologies, Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 39.4 KB
Operating System: Windows 2000
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.345 / 05 Sep 2003
The HighPoint RCM Device is used as a controller for the RockRAID 16xx and 15xx series host adapters. These are Serial ATA RAID solutions from HighPoint Technologies, Inc. The Serial ATA is a robust interface used for IDE storage devices. It is a replacement for the physical storage interface ATA. The RocketRAID is a SERIAL ATA 150 RAID 5, 4 channel host adapter that can deliver multilevel support for RAID which includes RAID, 5, 1, 0, 1/0 and JBOD. It is a cost effective, high quality and high performance mass storage device suitable for business and home applications. It has support for 1.5 gigabytes per second of data transfer rate and it is compatible with IDE hard disks. The RocketRAID host adapter also allows for enhanced connectivity, small connectors and cables, and low pin count. The thin cable is ideal for enhancing cooling inside the computer system’s chassis and easy routing. It likewise has disk array or bootable disk support.
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
This host adapter also comes with a useful RAID management and configuration software utility that is Windows based and BIOS compatible. The software utility can also provide real time monitoring of the status of the host adapter with a popup message box and error alarm. It likewise employs an event log to make troubleshooting easier for users. The RocketRAID’s Serial ATA’s useful design is capable of further simplifying integration to the system. The cables used for Serial ATA are significantly more compact than the conventional IDE cables and they are easier to arrange and configure within the system’s chassis. The cables also considerably enhance the airflow in the system’s chassis which aids in preventing the possibility of damage attributed to critical system components’ unnecessary heat retention. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and HighPoint RCM Device errors before installing any driver updates.