HP N40L Microserver and USB3 card $265 after MIR (NewEgg) Here are the affiliate links if you need them: Newegg.com
http://www.newegg.co...mbo1192698-LM3A Combo is $329.99 before $65 (combined) mail-in-rebates. HP ProLiant N40L Ultra Micro Tower Server System AMD Turion II Neo N40L 1.5GHz 2-Core 2GB (1 x 2GB) 1 x 250GB LFF SATA 658553-001 HighPoint RocketU 1022A PCI-Express 2.0 x1 Low Profile USB 3.0 Controller Card
Prices good for the next 25 hours. Expires 11:59PM PST, 1/16/2013.
I've seen something similar. You might need to make a registry change before connecting the card. Follow the instructions in this KB article to make sure your registry settings are correct for RAID. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/922976
Exit all Windows-based programs.
Click Start, type regedit in the Start Search box, and then press ENTER.
If you receive the User Account Control dialog box, click Continue.
Locate and then click one of the following registry subkeys:
B&H Photo Video offers theDrobo FS 5-Bay Gigabit Ethernet Network Storage Enclosure, model no. DRDS2A21, for $459 with free shipping. This enclosure can hold up to five Serial ATA hard drives for up to 16TB total. Deal ends March 24.
5x SATA HDD Bays
Gigabit Ethernet Network Connectivity
Hot-Swappable BeyondRAID Storage
Supports Drives up to 4TB in Size
Drobo Dashboard 2.0 via Update
Drobo PC Backup via Download
Just so everyone knows, this model has ONLY a network port on the back. No USB or eSATA. Still, it's $130 cheaper than at the drobo store ($699).