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SmartIOC I/O SAS controllers provide reliable, ultra-high performance Host Bus Adapter (HBA) functionality. The SmartIOC family provides unparalleled security and flexibility, along with a broad range of standard features, designed to meet the most demanding server storage applications.  

SmartIOC 2200 PCIe® Gen 4 SAS-4 Tri-Mode IO Controllers

The SmartIOC 2200 family is the industry's most versatile, fully featured and secure NVMe™/SAS/SATA server I/O storage connectivity solution. It offers up to ×16 PCIe connectivity to the host, up to 32 tri-mode storage lanes and advanced manageability through industry-standard interfaces, providing high-performance connectivity with the essential features to enable data center architectures of tomorrow. The SmartIOC 2200 offers built-in hardware root-of-trust, providing the solid foundation needed for safeguarding information. Its trusted platform support includes firmware signing with secure boot and secure update features to ensure firmware integrity and authenticity in the end-to-end value chain.

SmartIOC 2200 Features

  • Up to ×16 PCIe Gen 4 to the host
  • Automatic PCIe Gen 4, SAS-4, and SATA detection and link speed negotiation
  • Support for Universal Backplane Management (UBM)
  • Integrated Switchtec™ PCIe Gen 2 (5 GT/s), Gen 3 (8 GT/s), and Gen 4 (16 GT/s) switch support
  • Low latency to NVMe targets in native or RAID modes
  • Up to 32 lanes media support, down to ×1 bifurcation for NVMe
  • Dynamic Channel Multiplexing (DCM) for nearly 100% efficient bandwidth aggregation for all SAS/ SATA drive rates over SAS-4 links
  • Supports RAID levels: 0, 1, 10, 5
  • Secure Key Encryption Key (KEK) management
  • Hardware root-of-trust secure boot and secure update

SmartIOC 2100 12 Gbps PCIe® Gen 3 SAS/SATA I/O Controllers

The 12 Gbps SmartIOC 2100 family of SAS I/O controllers provides reliable ultra-high-performance HBA functionality with industry-leading low-power operation. These SmartIOCs provide unparalleled flexibility along with a broad range of standard features designed to meet the most demanding server storage applications, including offering optional entry-level hardware RAID 0/1/10/5 modes without any external DRAM, support for all major operating systems and a comprehensive set of management tools, including a GUI and CLI. The 12 Gbps SmartIOC 2100 controllers are featured on the 12 Gbps SmartHBA 2100 Series and the 12 Gbps HBA 1100 Series Host Bus Adapters (HBAs).

SmartIOC 2100 Features

  • RAID 0,1, 1, 5, 50, 6, and 60 with hardware acceleration
  • Compatible with Microchip’s Smart Storage Solutions drivers for all major operating systems and Microchip’s Smart Storage Solutions unified management utilities
  • The PM8240, PM8241, PM8237 and PM8236 include two additional 6G SAS/SATA boot ports with RAID 1 support
  • The PM8205, PM8237 and PM8241 include support for maxCrypto™ controller-based encryption, the industry's only data-at-rest controller-based encryption

SmartIOC 2200 Tri-Mode Controllers

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SmartIOC I/O Controllers


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Product Status Port Count Generation Interface RAID Level Physical Dimensions Controller Based Encryption (CBE) Flexible Configuration Packages
PM8222 In Production 8 12 Gbps 8-Lane PCIe Gen 3 0, 1, 10, 5 23 mm x 23 mm No 773/BFBGA
PM8225 In Production 8 12 Gbps 8-Lane PCIe Gen 3 0, 1, 10, 5 23 mm x 23 mm Yes 773/BFBGA
PM8238 In Production 16 12 Gbps 8-Lane PCIe Gen 3 0, 1, 10, 5 27 mm x 27 mm No 1069/BFBGA
PM8239 In Production 16 12 Gbps 8-Lane PCIe Gen 3 0, 1, 10, 5 27 mm x 27 mm Yes 1069/BFBGA
PM8242 In Production 24 12 Gbps 8-Lane PCIe Gen 3 0, 1, 10, 5 27 mm x 27 mm No 1069/BFBGA
PM8243 In Production 24 12 Gbps 8-Lane PCIe Gen 3 0, 1, 10, 5 27 mm x 27 mm Yes 1069/BFBGA
PM8252 In Production 8 PCIe Gen 4 / SAS-4 8-Lane PCIe Gen 4 0, 1, 10, 5 25 mm × 25 mm No Please call for package information
PM8253 In Production 8 PCIe Gen 4 / SAS-4 8-Lane PCIe Gen 4 0, 1, 10, 5 25 mm × 25 mm Yes Please call for package information
PM8262 In Production 8 PCIe Gen 4 / SAS-4 16-Lane PCIe Gen 4 0, 1, 10, 5 25 mm × 25 mm No Please call for package information
PM8263 In Production 8 PCIe Gen 4 / SAS-4 16-Lane PCIe Gen 4 0, 1, 10, 5 25 mm × 25 mm Yes Please call for package information
PM8266 In Production 16 PCIe Gen 4 / SAS-4 32-Lane PCIe Gen 4 0, 1, 10, 5 35 mm × 35 mm No Please call for package information
PM8267 In Production 16 PCIe Gen 4 / SAS-4 32-Lane PCIe Gen 4 0, 1, 10, 5 35 mm × 35 mm Yes Please call for package information
PM8270 In Production 16 PCIe Gen 4 / SAS-4 16-Lane PCIe Gen 4 0, 1, 10, 5 31 mm × 31 mm No Please call for package information
PM8271 In Production 16 PCIe Gen 4 / SAS-4 16-Lane PCIe Gen 4 0, 1, 10, 5 31 mm × 31 mm Yes Please call for package information
PM8274 In Production 16 PCIe Gen 4 / SAS-4 32-Lane PCIe Gen 4 0, 1, 10, 5 31 mm × 31 mm No Please call for package information
PM8275 In Production 16 PCIe Gen 4 / SAS-4 32-Lane PCIe Gen 4 0, 1, 10, 5 31 mm × 31 mm Yes Please call for package information

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