Intel® Integrated RAID Module RMS3VC160


  • Product Collection Intel® Integrated RAID (Modules/System Boards)
  • Code Name Products formerly Volcano Canyon
  • Marketing Status Discontinued
  • Launch Date Q2'16
  • Expected Discontinuance Q2'20
  • EOL Announce Tuesday, July 16, 2019
  • Last Order Wednesday, July 1, 2020
  • Last Receipt Attributes Thursday, October 1, 2020
  • Target Market Entry
  • Board Form Factor Storage Connector Module
  • Data Transfer Rate 12 Gb/s
  • Supported Devices SAS/SATA
  • Supported Operating Systems Windows, Linux, VMware
  • RAID Level Supported None
  • JBOD Mode Yes
  • # of Ports Internal 16
  • # of Ports External 0
  • # of Devices Supported 1024
  • Cache Memory None
  • PCIe Host Interface PCIe x8 Gen3
  • IO Processor Model Avago 3216
  • Keying SIOM Connector
  • Connector Orientation Vertical
  • Extended Warranty Available for Purchase (Select Countries) Yes
  • Additional Extended Warranty Details Intel® RAID Extended Warranty
  • Included Items (1) Intel® Integrated RAID Module RMS3VC160, (4) standoffs, and (4) standoff locking pins
  • New Design Availability Expiration Date Sunday, April 25, 2021

Supplemental Information

  • Description 12Gb/s (SAS 3.0) 16 internal port SAS/SATA mezzanine card built with PCIe 3.0 dual core I/O Controller (IOC).
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Drivers and Software

Latest Drivers & Software

Downloads Available:


Intel® RAID Web Console 3 (RWC3) for Windows*

Intel® RAID Web Console 3 (RWC3) for Linux*

Windows* Driver for Intel RAID Modules RMS3VC160 and Intel RAID Controller RS3UC080J, RS3GC008


Launch Date

The date the product was first introduced.

Expected Discontinuance

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