Lenovo 01KN503 SAS-SATA Adapter
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01KN503 Lenovo ThinkSystem 430-16e SAS-SATA 12GBPS HBA New

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01KN503 ThinkSystem 430-16e Serial-Attached SCSI (SAS)-Serial Advanced Technology Attachment (SATA) 12 Gigabytes Per Second (GBPS) Host Bus Adapter (HBA) | Made by Lenovo | Brand New 3 Years Warranty
Brand Warranty:
3 Years from the Manufacturer
Product Condition:
New Factory Sealed
Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
90 Days

Performance and Scalability

Performance and Scalability of Lenovo ThinkSystem 430-16e SAS-SATA 12GBPS HBA (01KN503) is a crucial aspect of the adapter's design and functionality.

  • Improved Performance: The adapter provides improved performance compared to traditional SAS/SATA host bus adapters, allowing for faster processing of data-intensive applications.
  • Scalable Architecture: The adapter features a scalable architecture, allowing for the addition of more adapters as needed, providing increased scalability and performance.
  • Advanced Error Correction: The adapter includes advanced error correction, ensuring data integrity and preventing data loss, even in the event of an error.
  • Load Balancing: The adapter includes load balancing capabilities, distributing data evenly across multiple adapters, improving performance and scalability.
  • High-speed Data Transfer: The adapter features a 12Gbps SAS/SATA interface, providing fast and efficient data transfer, and increasing overall system performance.

Operating System Compatibility

The Lenovo ThinkSystem 430-16e SAS-SATA 12GBPS HBA (01KN503) is compatible with a range of operating systems, ensuring compatibility with a wide range of environments and systems.

  • Windows: The adapter is compatible with Windows Server 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, and 2019.
  • Linux: The adapter is compatible with Linux distributions including Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6, 7, and 8, and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 11 and 12.
  • VMware: The adapter is compatible with VMware vSphere 5.5 and 6.0, providing compatibility with virtualized environments.
  • Other Operating Systems: The adapter may also be compatible with other operating systems, please refer to Lenovo's product documentation for more information.

Installation and Configuration

The Installation and Configuration of Lenovo ThinkSystem 430-16e SAS-SATA 12GBPS HBA (01KN503) is a simple process, designed for ease of use and quick implementation.

  • Physical Installation: The adapter is designed for easy physical installation, with a standard PCI-E form factor and low-profile bracket included.
  • Driver and Software Installation: The adapter includes drivers and software for easy installation and configuration, providing a simple and streamlined process.
  • Management and Monitoring Tools: The adapter includes management and monitoring tools for easy monitoring and management of the adapter's performance and status.
  • Compatibility: The adapter is compatible with a range of operating systems, including Windows, Linux, and VMware, making it easy to integrate into existing systems.
  • Easy Configuration: The adapter's configuration is designed for ease of use, with simple and straightforward options for configuring the adapter's settings.

General Information about this Lenovo 01KN503

  • Manufacturer: Lenovo
  • Part Number or SKU# 01KN503
  • Product Type : Controller
  • Product Name : SAS-SATA

Technical Information of SAS-SATA Controller Card

  • Interface : Host Bus Adapter
  • Device Type: Storage Controller - Plug-in Card - Low Profile
  • Bus Type: PCI-E 3.0 X8
  • Data Transfer Rate: 12 Gbit/s
  • Supported Devices: Hard Drive, Solid State Drive
  • Channel Qty: 16
  • Max Storage Devices Qty : 512
  • System Requirements Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 For X86/amd64/intel Em64t, Red Hat Linux Enterprise Server 6 X64 Edition, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 With Xen For Amd64/em64t, Suse Linux Enterprise Server 12, Vmware Vsphere 6.0 (esxi), Suse Linux Enterprise Server 12 With Xen, Microsoft Windows Server 2016, Vmware Vsphere 6.5 (esxi)
  • Designed For Thinksystem Sr530, Sr550, Sr570, Sr590, Sr630, Sr650, Sr850, Sr860, Sr950, St550.

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Brand Warranty:
3 Years from the Manufacturer
Product Condition:
New Factory Sealed
Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
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