Areca ARC-1880iXL-8

Areca's high-performance ARC-1880 series PCIe 2.0 to 6Gb/s SAS RAID adapter can provide up to (128) 6Gb/s and 3Gb/s SAS/SATA/SSD peripheral devices using 6Gb/s SAS expanders. The adapters are based on the same RAID kernel of field-proven external RAID adapter and same device drivers with widely used SAS/SATA RAID adapters. Applications that benefit most features from these adapters include NAS, server RAID solutions, supercomputing, near-line backup, security systems, streaming and cloud computing applications.

Price available upon request.

Product Specifications

Adapter Architecture

800 MHz RoC for   RAID core and SAS microcode

512MB on-board   DDR2-800 SDRAM with ECC

protection   (ARC-1880ixl-8/1880ixl-12)

Support   write-through or write-back cache

Multi-adapter   support for large storage


BIOS boot   support for greater fault tolerance

BIOS PnP (plug   and play) and BBS (BIOS boot

specification)   support

Support EFI   BIOS for Mac Pro

NVRAM for RAID   event & transaction log

Redundant flash image for adapter availability

Battery Backup   Module ready (Option)

Model:   ARC-6120BA-T113

RoHS Compliant


System status indication through global HDD

activity/fault connector, individual fault connector,

LCD/I2C connector and alarm buzzer

SMTP support email notification

SNMP support   for remote notification

Enclosure management   (SES-2, SMP and SGPIO)


Out-of-Band Manager

Firmware-embedded   web browser-based McRAID

storage   manager, SMTP manager, SNMP agent and

Telnet function   via LAN port

API library for   customer to write monitor utility

Support Push   Button and LCD display panel



Temperature:   +5°c to +60°c

Humidity:   15-80%, non-condensing



Temperature:   -40°c to 70°c

Humidity:   5-90%, non-condensing

RAID Features

RAID level 0,   1, 1E, 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60, Single

Disk or JBOD

Multiple RAID 0   and RAID 10(1E) support (RAID 00

and RAID100)

Online array   roaming/Offline RAID set

Online RAID   level/stripe size migration

Online capacity   expansion and RAID level migration


Online volume   set growth

Instant   availability and background initialization

Automatic drive   insertion / removal detection and


Greater than   2TB capacity per disk drive support

Greater than   2TB per volume set (64-bit LBA


Disk scrubbing/ array verify scheduling for automatic

repair of all   configured RAID sets

Support   intelligent power management to save

energy and   extend service life

Support NTP   protocol synchronize RAID controller

clock over the   on board LAN port

RAID Management
firmware in flash ROM
In-Band Manager

Hot key boot-up   McBIOS RAID manager via BIOS

Web browser-based McRAID storage manager via

ArcHttp proxy   server utility

Support Command   Line Interface (CLI)

API library for   customer to write monitor utility

Single Admin   Portal (SAP) monitor utility

Operating System

Windows   8/Server2012/7/2008/Vista/Server




Solaris 10/11   x86/x86_64

Mac OS   X 10.5.x or Higher

VMware (only   driver package available w/o in-

band management   utility)


Power   Dissipation:



17.6W   (14.6W+3W)

How to Order

To place an order, please make an enquiry using the 'Request More Information' form at the bottom of the page and one of our experienced sales team will contact you shortly.

Alternatively, you can call or email us and speak to one of our experienced technical sales team. 

Tel: 01438 842 300

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