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Comparison of Intel® Embedded Server RAID Technology 2 and Intel® Rapid Storage Technology for Enterprise (Intel® RSTe) RAID for Intel® Server Boards


Last Reviewed: 22-Feb-2017
Article ID: 000006578

Intel® Embedded Server RAID Technology 2 and Intel® Rapid Storage Technology for Enterprise (Intel® RSTe) are embedded software SATA RAID solutions provided on all currently shipping Intel® Server Boards.

Intel® Embedded Server RAID Technology 2:

  • Based on LSI* MegaRAID
  • Supports RAID 0, 1, 10. Supports RAID 5 with optional upgrade key. 
  • <Ctrl-E> during boot for setup
  • Maximum of 8 drives
  • Uses Intel® Embedded Server RAID Technology 2 RAID driver
Intel® RSTe:
  • Supports RAID 0, 1, 5, 10
  • <Ctrl-I> during boot for setup
  • Uses Intel® RSTe AHCI and SCU Software RAID driver
 
Note Do not enable both Intel® Embedded Server RAID Technology 2 and Intel® RSTe on the same board at the same time.

This article applies to:

Intel® Server Board S2600V3KPF
Intel® Server Board S2600V3KP Family
Intel® Server Board S2600V3TP
Intel® Server Board S2600V3TPF
Intel® Server Board S2600V3TP Family