SCSI host adapter


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SCSI host adapter

The controlling electronics for SCSI contained on a printed circuit board that plugs into the computer's motherboard. A SCSI host adapter is often called a "SCSI controller." See SCSI.
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First obtain a SCSI host adapter that will support separate segments or channels for connecting both narrow and wide devices.
You need only purchase a SCSI host adapter for the bus in your PC and install it.
A: Yes a device with an Ultral60 SCSI interface can be placed on a Wide Ultra SCSI host adapter as long as the Ultra SCSI host adapter is single ended (SE) and not differential (HVD).
Plus, the channel needs only to stock one SCSI host adapter for all customer operating and peripheral requirements.
Access time is further increased because of the server's usage of a 16-bit SCSI host adapter and through extensive use of disk caching.
Systems based on differential HVD SCSI have no direct way of using the new LVD SCSI interfaces without adding a single ended or LVD SCSI host adapter, which may not be available for that system.
NEC's own EISA SCSI host adapter with up to 16MB of optional cache RAM can be used to create a very high-performance disk subsystem.
Just remember you should buy the higher capacity, SCSI interface product called SC50 for you will need the 25GB capacity cartridge and you could use the existing SCSI host adapter that your current DAT drives are using.