SATAPM15-8721 is one -to- five SATA Port Multiplier storage enclosure for five 3.5" HDDs. It is designed to provide a high performance link between a single SATA2 host port and 5 SATA device ports. With its unique data aggregation and 3Gbps serial link capacity, it support 5 SATA or SATA2 device with auto-negotiation features over one single eSATA connector.

Coupling with proper host controllers such as Silicon Image Sil3114, Sil3124 and Sil3132, SATAPM15-8721, a high reliable and extremely fast variety of storage applications (RAID 0, 1, 5, 10, Concatenated and JBOD).

SATAPM15-8721 takes full advantage of high-speed Serial ATA serial bus allowing for multi-user and multitasking performance. SATAPM15-8721 delivers the performance required for servers and I/O demanding applications such as Video-On-Demand (digital content and high-definition video), database servers, workstations, high-end desktops, and image systems.

Technical Specifications

SATAPM15-8721 combines Three key components.
1). SATAPMH151 (One to Five SATA Port Multiplier)
2). SATAMRX5351 (Mobile Rack for five 3.5" SATA HDDs)
3). A525Q (Quadra 5.25" Bays SCSI Enclosure)

1). SATAPMH151 (One to Five SATA Port Multiplier)

  • 1 to 5 native SATA Port Multiplier.
  • Provides an eSATA host and 5 SATA device connectors.
  • Full support for FIS-based switching and command-based switching SATA host controllers.
  • Advanced data aggregation architecture for ultra-fast read and write operations with FIS-based switching controllers.
  • High-speed, native SATA connection to host and devices.
  • Provides Host and Device status and & activity LEDs.
  • 1.5 Gbps and 3.0 Gbps PHY support with auto-negotiation.
  • Hot-plug support
  • Supports host control of hard disk drive staggered spin-up

2). SATAMRX5351 (Mobile Rack for five 3.5" SATA HDDs)

  • HDD Bays: Three 1" HDD's RAID storage (Fit in 3 consecutive 5.25" bays)
  • Drive Bays: SATA compliant
  • Back Plane: SATA
  • Cooling Fan: 2 hot-swap fan module (total 86 CFM) 50x50x20
  • LED Indicator: 1 fan, 1 module temperature, 5 HDD SAF-TF LED
  • Switch: 1x Reset

3). A525Q (Quadra 5.25" Bays SCSI Enclosure)

  • Anodized Aluminum Design
  • Provide Power Switch on the back panel
  • Built-in 200W (12V/10A, 5V/12A) power supply/ Universal auto-switching 100-240V AC
  • Built-in 80x80 mm cooling fan
Kit includes
  • SATAPM15-8721 Enclosure.
  • AC Power Core (1.8m length)
  • CB-00307- External eSATA plug to eSATA plug Signal Cable (L=1.5m)
  • User's Manual.