Accelerate Your Data

Double the Performance of Data-Intensive Applications

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What is MACH.2?

The world’s first multi-actuator hard drive contains two independent actuators that transfer the data concurrently. Now, hyperscale data centers can access performance gains without sacrifices in latency thanks to MACH.2.

DOUBLE THE PERFORMANCE

OPTIMAL LATENCY

MAXIMIZED DRIVE UTILIZATION

MACH.2: The Perfect Fit for Data-Intensive Applications

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Additional Resources

Learn how MACH.2 technology nearly doubles the performance on a single hard drive by using parallelism to address the IOPS/TB challenges most cloud customers face.

Browse our FAQ page to understand more about MACH.2 technology.

Controller Compatibility

Broadcom logo

HBA: 9400 Series Host Bus
Adapters

9300 Series Host Bus
Adapters

RAID: 9400 & 9300
MegaRAID

Officially Supported in P11+

Driver and Controller Firmware available on
Broadcom.com

Tested and confirmed compatible with
multiple LUNs

RAID not currently supported

HBA: 9400 Series Host Bus
Adapters

Officially Supported in P11+

Driver and Controller Firmware available on
Broadcom.com

9300 Series Host Bus
Adapters

Tested and confirmed compatible with
multiple LUNs

RAID: 9400 & 9300
MegaRAID

RAID not currently supported


Microchip logo

HBA: 1100 Series Host Bus
Adapters

2100 Series Smart HBAs

RAID: 3100 Series RAID
Controllers

* Estimated schedules subject to change

Support coming soon (Q1CY20)*

Support coming soon (Q1CY20)*

RAID-in-HBA-mode support coming soon (Q1CY20)*

RAID not currently supported

HBA: 1100 Series Host Bus
Adapters

Support coming soon (Q1CY20)*

2100 Series Smart HBAs

Support coming soon (Q1CY20)*

RAID: 3100 Series RAID
Controllers

RAID-in-HBA-mode support coming soon (Q1CY20)*

RAID not currently supported

* Estimated schedules subject to change

How Can MACH.2 Accelerate Your Business?