Intel® RAID Controller RS2WG160

Intel® RAID Controller RS2WG160


  • Product Collection Intel® RAID Controllers
  • Code Name Products formerly Walnut Grove
  • Status Discontinued
  • Launch Date Q2'10
  • Expected Discontinuance 1H'15
  • EOL Announce Friday, October 31, 2014
  • Last Order Thursday, April 30, 2015
  • Last Receipt Attributes Monday, August 31, 2015
  • Target Market Scalable Performance
  • Board Form Factor Full Height 1/2 Length PCIe Card
  • Data Transfer Rate 6 Gb/s
  • Supported Devices SAS/SATA
  • Supported Operating Systems Windows, Linux, Solaris, VMware
  • Compatible Cache Backup Options AXXRSBBU7 or AXXRSBBU8
  • RAID Level Supported 0, 1, 10, 5, 50, 6, 60
  • JBOD Mode No
  • # of Ports Internal 16
  • # of Ports External 0
  • # of Devices Supported 240
  • Embedded Memory 512MB
  • PCIe Host Interface PCIe x8 Gen2
  • IO Processor Model LSI2108
  • Keying PCIe x8 Connector
  • Connector Orientation 4 Side, 1 External
  • Extended Warranty Available for Purchase (Select Countries) Yes
  • Additional Features Support for Premium Feature Options
  • Included Items Raid Controller, Quick Start User Guide, 1 standard & 1 Low Profile bracket. Four MiniSAS Cables are included.

Supplemental Information

  • Description Scalable Performance 6G SAS RAID controller with 16 internal SAS/SATA ports. Retail SKU includes cables.
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Ordering and Compliance

Retired and discontinued

Intel® RAID Controller RS2WG160, Single

  • MM# 904994
  • Ordering Code RS2WG160

Trade compliance information

  • ECCN 5A992C
  • CCATS G134612
  • US HTS 8471801000

PCN/MDDS Information

Compatible products

Intel® RAID Backup (Batteries/Flash)

Product Name Status SortOrder Compare
All | None
Intel® RAID Smart Battery AXXRSBBU7 Discontinued
Intel® RAID Smart Battery AXXRSBBU8 Discontinued

Intel® RAID Premium Features

Product Name Status Board Form Factor RAID Level Supported # of Ports Internal # of Ports External Embedded Memory SortOrder Compare
All | None
Intel® RAID Drive Encryption Management Discontinued Activation Key
Intel® RAID Rapid Recovery Snapshot Discontinued Activation Key
Intel® RAID SSD Cache with Fast Path *I/O Discontinued Activation Key

Downloads and Software

Launch Date

The date the product was first introduced.

Expected Discontinuance

Expected Discontinuance is an estimate of when a product will begin the Product Discontinuance process. The Product Discontinuance Notification (PDN), published at the start of the discontinuance process, will include all EOL Key Milestone details. Some business units may communicate EOL timeline details before the PDN is published. Contact your Intel representative for information on EOL timelines and extended life options.