Storage


JBOD

ARC-93xx JBOD Series

(12 Gb/s SAS JBOD Enclosure)

System Architecture


✵ 2U-12 and 2U/4U-24 form factor featuring hot-swappable drives bays

✵ Redundant hot-swappable SAS expander I/O modules, power with cooling fan modules

✵ Activity / Fault LEDs for each individual drive carrier

✵ Four 12Gb/s SFF-8644 connectors for connection to host or expansion to additional JBOD enclosures

✵ Hot swap and redundant components for increased system availability

✵ CLI through out-of-band RS-232 serial port

✵ SES-3 over in-band SAS for enclosure management

✵ Supports any mix of 12Gb/s, 6Gb/s and 3Gb/s SATA and SAS hard drives and SSDs for greater flexibility


Faster Than Ever

Availability & Security

Unparalleled Performance


I/O Interface

4 x SFF-8644

Management Interface

CLI through out-of-band RS-232 serial port

Drive Interface

12Gb/s SAS or 6Gb/s and 3Gb/s
SAS/SATA HDDs/SSDs

12 Gb/s SAS JBOD Enclosure


To meet growing needs for storage capacity and performance, Areca simple modular Enterprise-class 12Gb/s SAS JBODs solutions add capacity quickly, and easily to meet growing storage demand. It can scale and expand host system configurations on your existing storage systems to support an on demand environment by helping to enable storage to grow as demands increase. Areca ARC-93xx series JBODs support both 2.5” and 3.5” drives and offer mix-and-match SAS and SATA hard drives, lets you deploy drive technology as needed to fit your computing environment.

  ARC-93xx Series 12Gb/s SAS JBOD Enclosure
ARC-9312R2-SJ1Q
ARC-9312R2-DJ1Q
ARC-9324R2-SJ1Q
ARC-9324R2-DJ1Q
ARC-9324R4-SJ1Q
ARC-9324R4-DJ1Q
Form Factor 2U-12 bays 19-inch rackmount chassis 2U-24 bays 19-inch rackmount chassis 4U-24 bays 19-inch rackmount chassis
Module Support Single / Dual
External I/O Interface • 4 x Mini S AS HD (SFF-8644) per expander module using using LSI SAS35X40 expander chip • Host/Expansion Interface to additional JBOD enclosures
Drive Channel per Enclosure Up to 12 x 3.5”/2.5”
HDDs or SSDs
Up to 24 x 2.5”
HDDs or SSDs
Up to 24 x 3.5”/2.5”
HDDs or SSDs
Data Transfer Rate Up to 12Gb/s per port
Expander Controller ARM Cortex-R4 processor
Operating Systems OS Independent
Cooling Fan Two Cooling fans housed within each power supply unit
Power Supply/In/out • Dual 595W hot swap, N+1 redundant with PFC
• Supports 100–240VAC input at 47 and 63Hz frequency
Operating Temperature 0 °C to 35 °C operating / -40 to 60°C non-operation
Operating Humidity 5% to 95%, non-condensing
Regulatory Certification CE, FCC
Physical Dimensions
(H x W x D)
• Without handles
88.2 x 445 x 506 mm
(3.2 x 17.5 x 19.9 in)
• With handles
88.2 x 482 x 542 mm
(3.2 x 22.9 x 21.3 in)
• Without handles
88.2 x 445 x 470 mm
(3.2 x 17.5 x 18.5 in)
• With handles
88.2 x 482 x 506 mm
(3.2 x 22.9 x 19.9 in)
• Without handles
176.4 x 445 x 506 mm
(6.4 x 17.5 x 19.9 in)
• With handles
176.4 x 482 x 542 mm
(6.4 x 22.9 x 21.3 in)
Weight • Single: 27 kg (59.5 lb)
• Dual: 28 kg (61.7 lb)
• Single: 28 kg (61.7 lb)
• Dual: 29 kg (63.9 lb)
• Single: 34 kg (74 lb)
• Dual: 35 kg (77 lb)
Warranty 3 years

Management Monitor


Enclosure Managerment:

  • CLI through out-of-band RS-232 serial port
  • SES 3.0 via inband SAS SMP protocol
  • Firmware-embedded manager via RS-232 port
  • LED Indicator:

  • LCD control panel for setup, alarm mute and configuration
  • System status indication through LCD, LED and alarm buzzer
  • Activity / Fault for each individual drive carrier
  • Activity/ Link for each external I/O port
  • Normal / Fault for each power supply
  • Downloads


    File Version Date
    ARC-93xx JBOD Specification 1.0 2022/03/07
    ARC-93xx JBOD User Manual 1.0 2022/03/07
    File Version Date
    ARC-93xx JBOD firmware 3.04 2022/05/04