PB Tech is New Zealand's largest computing and I.T. retailer.
Founded in 1993, PB Technologies Limited is 100% NZ owned with 9 superstores throughout the country, over 400 staff, and is the technology supplier to many of New Zealand's leading companies and educational institutes.
Check out our video below to learn more about PB Tech or view our full company profile.
PB Tech holds a significant amount of stock in our New Zealand based logistics centre and can ship stock from this location usually within 2-4 working days (see the timeframes mentioned on each product page for more accurate delivery estimates).
In most cases, items ordered from the NZ Logistics Centre are first transferred to our Head Office / Distribution Centre before being shipped to the final destination.
Unfortunately no pick-up options are available directly from this location, you can select a pick up from one of our branches however and we will transfer your order there so you can pick up.
Products marked as 'In stock with Supplier' are shipped from one of our suppliers / vendors. The time frame for shipments can vary so please refer to the shipping time frames mentioned on each product page for more accurate delivery estimates.
In most cases, items ordered from suppliers are first transferred to our Head Office / Distribution Centre before being shipped to the final destination.
If you change your mind after making a purchase, or realise you have ordered the incorrect item, you can enjoy the peace of mind that we offer a 7 day exchange policy.
To exchange a product, goods must be sealed / unopened, with packaging in original condition, and accompanied by a valid receipt dated no more than 7 calendar days from when you request an exchange.
If there is not a suitable product that can be exchanged for your returned item you will be offered a credit on your account or gift card based on the value paid at the time of purchase.
Please note, items purchased on finance cannot be exchanged for a gift card.
If your product develops a fault within the manufacturer warranty period, you can either contact the manufacturer directly (some manufacturers provide a high level of warranty service - including free pickup or in some cases onsite repair), or return to one of our services centres / stores.
If your product develops a fault outside of the manufacturer warranty period, we offer a full repair service and are an authorised repair agent for leading brands such as Samsung, HP, Toshiba, Lenovo and more.
To contact the manufacturer directly to troubleshoot your product or to request a warranty repair, please view the list of manufacturer / brand warranty contacts.
To return a product to PB Tech directly, please complete our request a return form.
Or view our returns policy for more information.
HP Smart Array P212 Zero Memory RAID controller (Note: HSV2097 is required when using this card in conjunction with an internal Tape Drive)
|PRODUCT DESCRIPTION : HP Smart Array P212 Controller|
FORM FACTOR : Low Profile PCIe Form Factor
INTERFACE : 3G SAS (Serial Attached SCSI)/6G SAS Capable
1.5G SATA (Serial ATA)/3G SATA Capable
SAS CONNECTORS : 1 internal/1 external (Mini-SAS) x8 wide port conn
CACHE MEMORY SPEED : DDR-2/800 MHz with 40 or 72-bit wide bus provides up
to 4.2 GB/s max bandwidth
SERVER INTERFACE : x8 5G PCIe 2.0 provides 4GB/s maximum bandwidth.
SAS SPEED : x8 3G SAS provides 2.4GB/s maximum bandwidth.
CACHE MEMORY : 40-bit 256MB ECC protected cache; transportable
with battery-backed upgrade
LOGICAL VOLUMES SUPP : Up to 32 logical volumes
MAX VOLUME CAPACITY : 6 TB (6 x 1TB SATA 3.5 inch MDL HDD)
HOST MEMORY ADDRESSING : 64-bit supporting greater than 4GB server
RAID SUPPORT : RAID 6 6+0 (Advanced Data Guarding)
RAID 5 5+0 (Distributed Data Guarding)
RAID 1 1+0 (Striping & Mirroring)
RAID 0 (Striping)
DIMENSION : 190.5 x 241.3 x 57.2 mm (not including bracket)