Date Added: August 30, 2017

Additional Information

Criteria Version: Rev 1.0 - Approval version


Level One

  • OpenPOWER Ready Products

Level Two

  • I/O Adapter

Level Three

  • Storage



The MegaRAID® SAS 9380-8i8e, with eight internal and eight external ports
in a low-profile form factor, delivers two 1.2 GHz PowerPC processor cores
and a 72-bit DDR3 interface that drives 2 GB cache memory. Powered by
the SAS3316 dual-core ROC, with 16 native SAS/SATA ports, the 9380- 8i8e
controller can take full advantage of the latest PCI Express 3.0 interface
to provide higher performance and increased throughput. The 12 Gb/s
MegaRAID SAS 9380-8i8e is designed to direct connect eight drives
inside the box or eight drives outside the box. By leveraging SAS expander
technology, users can expand to up to 240 drives increasing inside the box
drive count or through supporting external JBOD storage enclosures.

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OpenPOWER Ready™ is a mark used by the OpenPOWER Foundation to enable ecosystem product developers to indicate their product has been shown/demonstrated to meet a minimum set of characteristics and should be interoperable with other OpenPOWER Ready products. The mark attests that a specific component satisfies the criteria defined in a specific version of the OpenPOWER Ready Criteria Document.

OpenPOWER Ready Definition and Criteria Version 2.0
OpenPOWER Ready Definition and Criteria Version 1.0