DataPort 10 SAS/SATA 3G (Serial Attached SCSI/ Serial ATA) Rugged, yet affordable. Designed to fit smaller drive bay openings from PC manufacturers like Dell, IBM and HP. Supports SATA 3Gb/s. Features patented drive cooling technology and 30,000+ insertion-rated connectors. The DataPort 10 SAS/SATA is high performance removable storage in a compact enclosure designed to fit most desktop and mini-tower 5.25″ bays. Engineered to support both affordable SATA and enterprise level SAS hard drives, the DataPort 10s rugged all-aluminum construction provides superior protection and cooling. The interconnect is warranted for 30k insertions and tested for 3Gb/s full duplex operation, which delivers up to 600MB/s in certain applications. When connected to a SAS host bus adaptor, the DataPort 10 SAS/SATA carrier supports both SAS and SATA HDDs. This feature allows data migration from SATA systems to SAS Workstations or Servers. The latest version of the DP10 is sometimes referred to as the DP10 VR because of the new vibration resistant design. Previous models of the DP10 are interchangeable with the current model and are backwards compatible.