The HPE H240 Smart Host Bus Adapter is a low profile, 2X4 internal ports Smart HBA controller that provides customers with the flexibility and speed they have come to expect from HP. The H240 HBA is ideal for internal connectivity to, HDDs and SSDs that provides support for both 12Gb SAS and SATA Hard Disk Drives. H240 HBA can also provide high performance for SSDs that do not require data protection. This SAS HBA is ideal for driving cost-effective and reliable scalability in today's data centers. The H240 Smart HBA controller can scale internal storage with addition of HPE 12G SAS Expander card. The H240 Smart Host Bus Adapter provides flexibility to run in HBA mode or simple RAID mode. When operating in simple RAID mode, it provides RAID 0, RAID 1, and RAID 5 with optional HPE Secure Encryption capabilities. Unlike the HPE Smart Array Controllers, the H240 does not offer any acceleration or support cache modules.
|Data Transfer Rate||1.2GBps|
|Form Factor||Plug-in Card|
|Interface||SATA 6Gb/s / SAS 12Gb/s|
|Host Bus||PCIe 3.0 x8|
|RAID Level||Raid 0 1 5|