Smart Array Controllers and Smart Host Bus Adapters

The HPE Smart Array P430 Controller is a low profile, PCIe3 x8, 12 Gb/s capable Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) RAID controller that provides enterprise class storage performance and data protection for select HP ProLiant Gen8 rack and tower servers. It features eight internal physical links and delivers increased server uptime by providing advanced storage functionality, including online RAID level migration (between any RAID levels) with Flash Backed Write Cache (FBWC), global online spare, and pre-failure warning. Data compatibility between HPE Smart Array Controllers means customers can easily upgrade to future Smart Array Controllers.

What's new

  • HPE Secure Encryption is supported on P430 as an option.
  • P430 model with 4 GB cache.


Increased Performance and Data Protection

The HPE Smart Array P430 Controller is capable of delivering 12 Gb/s bandwidth and can improve application performance.

DDR3-1600MHz Flash Backed Write Cache provides up to 12.8 GB/s maximum cache bandwidth to the 2 GB cache model.

DDR3-1866MHz Flash Backed Write Cache kit w/battery provides up to 14.9 Gb/s maximum cache bandwidth to the 4 GB cache model.

HPE SSD Smart Path provides up to 4x better SSD read performance for Microsoft Windows, Linux and VMware.

Data Protection

Data security with optional HPE Secure Encryption, an enterprise-class encryption solution for data at rest on any bulk storage attached to the P430 Controller.

Long term data retention with 2 GB FBWC or 4 GB FBWC kit.

Standard on the P430 are RAID 6 ADG, RAID 60 ADG, RAID 1 ADM.

Predictive spare activation for improved rebuild and maximized uptime.

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