PIKE 1078

    PIKE 1078

    Flexible storage options for end users

    The ASUS PIKE 1078 allows you to create RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 10, RAID 5, RAID 50, RAID 6, and RAID 60 set from SAS hard disk drives connected to the SAS connectors on the motherboard.

      Flexible storage options for end users





      1. ASUS PIKE interface 1 : PCI-E x8
      2. ASUS PIKE interface 2: 8-port SAS signal with SGPIO interface*
      3. SAS RAID card status LED (lights up and blinks to indicate that the card is working normally)

      * The SGPIO interface is used for visiblity into drive activity, failure and rebuild status, so that users could build high-performance and reliable storage systems. Refer to the motherboard manual for detailed information about usingthe SGPIO connectors on the motherboard.

      • Optional PIKE 1078 (8-port SAS with Hardware RAID5 & RAID6) are available for SAS RAID support
      • PIKE card enables on-demand upgrade, and allows customers to invest on basic SKUs for current use
      • Reduce qualification resource and inventory management efforts
      • Multiple I/O solutions are available without occupying slot 6 in 1U chassis


      Package Contents

      • ASUS PIKE 1078 SAS RAID card
      • MEGARAID KEY i-BUTTON supporting 8 physical devices
      • 4-port SATA to SAS cable x 2
      • SGPIO cable x 2
      • Support CD
      • User guide


      System Requirement

      • Workstation or server motherboard with PIKE RAID card slot
      • SAS or SATA hard disk drives and cables
      • Supporting Windows® and Linux Operating systems
      • Appropriate thermal solution
      • Certified power supply module