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HighPoint RocketU 1144CM
4-Dedicated 5Gb/s USB 3.0 Ports!
 
The RocketU 1144CM is a PCI-E 2.0 x4 USB 3.0 HBA designed for Apple Mac Pro's and Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion RocketU HBAs benefit from a 2 ounce (oz) copper PCB layer for robust transfer performance and improved energy efficiency. The four Dedicated 5Gb/s USB Ports deliver 20Gb/s of transfer bandwidth, and are optimized for todays fastest USB 3.0 HDD and SSD's, storage docks, and enclosures.
 
Built-in RAID technology and an intuitive Web-based Management interface support a variety of storage configurations including RAID 0, 1 and JBOD.
 
Four USB 3.0 ports with Type-A connectors for easy data access
Supports RAID 0, 1, JBOD
Super Speed USB 3.0: 5 Gb/s per USB port
20Gb/s transfer bandwidth
Optimized for external USB drives and drive enclosures
Backwards compatible with USB 2.0 & 1.1
Hot-Swap and Hot-Plug
Compliant with xHCI (Extensible Host Controller Interface) Specification
Mac OS X 10.6 and newer
 
 
Unleash the Performance Potential of USB Storage
 
Unlike conventional USB cards that are best used as simple device hubs, RocketU HBA's are uniquely suited for high-speed USB 3.0 storage configurations. With dedicated 5Gb/s per-port performance, also ideal for a variety of external storage configurations including multi-drive bays, RAID enclosures, and external SSD's.
 
Supports all Industry Standard USB2.0/USB3.0 Devices!
 
The RocketU 1144CM is an all-in-one, USB 3.0 connectivity solution for any PCIe capable desktop and workstation PC's.
In addition to high-performance storage devices, the RocketU 1144CM's 3rd generation USB 3.0 architecture supports industry standard USB 2.0 and 3.0 peripherals, such as device hubs, card readers and interface devices.
 
 
 
USB Storage for Mac’s
 
RocketU 1144CM which provides 4-Dedicated 5Gb/s USB 3.0 ports and features built-in RAID 0, 1 and JBOD technology. An affordable 2-port model is also available, known as the RocketU 1022AM.
 
 
Upgrade any PC with 20Gb/s of USB 3.0 Bandwidth!
 
The RocketU 1144CM is optimized for today's fastest USB 3.0 hard drives and SSD's, and is well suited for a wide-range of applications including portable/removable storage, storage expansion, personal media libraries, and backup solutions. Designed with ease of installation and maximum compatibility in mind, RocketU 1144CM HBA's can be used with any free PCIe 2.0/1.0 x4, x8 or x16 slot.
 
 
Kit Contents
 
RocketU 1144CM Host Controller
Quick Installation Guide
 
Unleashing the Next -Level of USB 3.0 Performance!    
 
UAS (USB Attached SCSI) is a computer protocol that is used to transfer data to and from USB storage devices such as hard drives, solid state drives (SSDs) and thumb/flash drives. UAS is dependent on the USB protocol, and utilizes the standard SCSI command set.  
 
 
 
   
UAS offers maximized bandwidth utilization, and can handle multiple data transfer requests simultaneously, unlike the slower queue system of BOT (Bulk Only Transport), which only provides single-task commands – each task must complete before the next begins. As a result, USB 3.0 connections working in UASP mode result in higher transfer speeds and lower CPU utilization. UAS clears data queues faster, which results in smoother-operating PC's.