Intel® RAID Controller RS2WC080

Intel® RAID Controller RS2WC080


  • Product Collection Intel® RAID Controllers
  • Code Name Products formerly Whale Cove
  • Status Discontinued
  • Launch Date Q2'10
  • Expected Discontinuance 2H'14
  • EOL Announce Friday, October 31, 2014
  • Last Order Thursday, April 30, 2015
  • Last Receipt Attributes Monday, August 31, 2015
  • Target Market Entry
  • Board Form Factor Low Profile MD2 Card
  • Data Transfer Rate 6 Gb/s
  • Supported Devices SAS/SATA
  • Supported Operating Systems Windows, Linux, Solaris, VMware
  • RAID Level Supported 0, 1, 10, 5, 50
  • JBOD Mode No
  • # of Ports Internal 8
  • # of Ports External 0
  • # of Devices Supported 16
  • Embedded Memory None
  • PCIe Host Interface PCIe x8 Gen2
  • IO Processor Model LSI2008
  • Keying PCIe x8 Connector
  • Connector Orientation Top
  • Extended Warranty Available for Purchase (Select Countries) Yes
  • Additional Features None
  • Included Items Raid Controller, Quick Start User Guide, 1 standard & 1 Low Profile bracket. Two MiniSAS Cables are included.

Supplemental Information

  • Description Entry-level 6G SAS RAID controller with 8 internal ports for SAS/SATA drives. Retail SKU includes cables.
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Ordering and Compliance

Retired and discontinued

Intel® RAID Controller RS2WC080, Single

  • Ordering Code RS2WC080

Trade compliance information

  • ECCN 5A992C
  • CCATS G134612
  • US HTS 8471801000

PCN/MDDS Information

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Launch Date

The date the product was first introduced.

Expected Discontinuance

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