Author Topic: Is the Intel "8-Port PCIe Gen3 x8 Switch AIC" HBA controller compatible?  (Read 2267 times)


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There has been a LOT of discussion in various forums, especically, about which combinations of PLX-switched HBA controllers and U.2 SSD drive cages (1x 5.25" slot for 4x 2.5" SSD's; 2x 5.25" slots for 8x 2.5" SSD's) are compatible.  There is still no definitive answer, but I would like to find one for my use case...

Is the Intel AXXP3SWX08080 ("8-Port PCIe Gen3 x8 Switch AIC") ( compatible with a Talos II (x8) PCI-e slot?

I didn't see any mention of this in the wiki.  Could somebody please shed some light?  Thanks!!