The HPE Smart Array P721m Controller is a PCI-Express (PCIe) 3.0 mezzanine card supporting direct attached SAS Storage. It provides reliability, connectivity, and storage performance for HPE ProLiant Gen8 server blades through its support of the latest SAS technology and advanced RAID capabilities. HPE Smart Array Advanced Pack (SAAP) 2.0 features, such as dual domain, RAID 6, 60, Advanced Data Mirroring is included in the P721m.
Are you looking to add additional storage without occupying a PCIe slot?
The HPE Smart Array P542D Controller is a PCIe 3.0 mezzanine controller offering 12 Gb/s Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) RAID. It provides enterprise-class storage performance, and increased scalability and data protection to HPE Synergy Compute Modules and to ProLiant XL270d Servers in the HPE Apollo 6500 chassis. It features eight external physical links and eight internal physical links to deliver increased Synergy Compute Module uptime.
Do you need a cost-effective storage controller that provides fast access to the data on your HPE Synergy Compute Modules?
The HPE H240nr Smart Host Bus Adapter comes in a flexible Smart SAS HBA form factor that provides a reliable, high performing SAS connectivity to the data in the compute module drives. Supported on HPE Synergy Compute Modules, it features four internal physical links and it delivers 12 Gb/s SAS performance. The H240nr Smart HBA provides flexibility to run in HBA mode or simple RAID mode. When operating in simple RAID mode, it provides RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, and RAID 10 with optional HPE Secure Encryption capabilities. Unlike the HPE Smart Array Controllers, the H240nr Smart HBA does not offer any acceleration or support cache modules.