XtendLan RAID SATA 4C User`s Guide

XtendLan RAID SATA 4C
User’s Guide
1. System Board
2. Setting and Connecting
2.1. DC INPUT=> connect power connector of DC power in order to provide the power to RAID-SATA-4C.
2.2. RS232 =>GUI software is used for connecting the OS from HOST to monitor RAID-SATA-4C status.
PIN 1
TX
PIN 2
RX
PIN 3
GND
2.3. SATA TO HOST / ATA-133 FOR HOST =>
Please select SATA or ATA-133 to connect with HOST. Is not possible to connect both simultaneously.
2.4. BZ => The buzzer warning sound if HDD and fan failed
2.5. SW => Total for 7 sets of functions as below instruction:
Setting Mode
SW1
SW2
ON
Master
OFF
Slave
SW3
SW4
SW5
SW6
SW7
Cable Select Upgrade
N.C
Software
/
/
Default
Default
Hardware
/
/
Default
SW1 …
SW2 …
SW3 …
SW4 …
SW5 …
Adjust HOST as MASTER or SLAVE
Default OFF, if adjust to CABLE SELECT, then set SW1 at MASTER
Default OFF, when upgrade firmware need to switch to ON
Default OFF
Set ON, works as JBOD, SW6, SW7 without
Set OFF, works as independent hardware RAID, mode is selected by SW6 –SW7.
SW6 - SW7 …
Use 4 HDD on X0/X1/Y0/Y1 – When SW6 = OFF & SW7=OFF, RAID mode is RAID 0 (striping)
Use 4 HDD on X0/X1/Y0/Y1 – When SW6 = OFF & SW7=ON, RAID mode is RAID 0+1
Use 4 HDD on X0/X1/Y0/Y1 – When SW6 = ON & SW7=OFF, RAID mode is NRAID
Use 4 HDD on X0/X1/Y0/Y1 – When SW6 = ON & SW7=ON, RAID mode is JBOD
2.6. FAN => There is two sets of fan, which use 3 wires 12V DC fan. The pin assignment definition is as
below:
PIN 1
GND
PIN 2
12V
PIN 3
CLK
2.7. HOT SWAP DECTECT = Design for Hot Swap Function, Jumpers X0/X1/Y0/Y1
When hot-swap function demanded and hot-swap trays available then set for HDD-1 jumper X0 to ON (set
Jumper). Same setting for HDD-2 (Y0 to ON), HDD-3 (X1 to ON), HDD-4 (Y1 to ON).
However, if you do not have hot swap assembly for HDD, please short circuit on X0 AND X1 AND Y0 AND
Y1
2.8 Output PIN header
PIN
Title
Description
PIN 1
N.C
N.C
PIN 2
N.C
N.C
PIN 3
N.C
N.C
PIN 4
N.C
N.C
PIN 5
HDD-X1- Access
When HDD X1 R/W, is able to connect LED
PIN 6
HDD-X0- Access
When HDD X0 R/W, is able to connect LED
PIN 7
HDD-Y0- Access
When HDD X0 R/W, is able to connect LED
PIN 8
HDD-Y1- Access
When HDD X1 R/W, is able to connect LED
PIN 9
Power LED
Able to connect with power indicated LED
PIN 10
Access LED
PIN 11
Buzzer Power
Able to connect with HDD reading & writing
LED
Control Buzzer to be ON or OFF mode
PIN 12
Total Fail
PIN 13
Temp Sensor
PIN 14
GND
If any failure happen then pin is set to high and
is possible connect with LED.
Able to connect with one set of thermal
resistance sensors.
(GND) Ground
PIN 15
3.3V
Able to provide 3.3V / 100 mA power
PIN 16
5V
Able to provide 5V / 500 mA power
2.9 LCD header
Connecting with 4 bit LCD module that is able to monitor RAID-SATA-4C status by LCD.
PIN.
PIN OUT
Level
Description
1
DB7
H/L
Data Bit7
2
DB6
H/L
Data Bit6
3
DB5
H/L
Data Bit5
4
DB4
H/L
Data Bit4
5
E
H,H=>L
Enable Signal
6
RS
H/L
Register Select
7
Vo
---
Contrast Adj
8
VSS
0V
9
VCC
5V
10
K
0V
Power Supply
Ground
Power Supply
Voltage
LED Power
Supply Ground
3. Notice:
3.1 Please set HDD jumper at Master mode.
3.2 If output Pin need to be use as externally which is able to connect with 3.3V~5V LED and not
necessary daisy chain resistance.
Download PDF