This article is from the CD-Recordable FAQ, by Andy McFadden (email@example.com) with numerous contributions by others.
The ASUS SC-200 is one example of a Symbios Logic 810-based card (in this
case, the NCR 53C810). Such cards offer solid performance at a reasonable
price, and may be a better choice than the Adaptec cards for many users.
(Be sure to examine these types of cards closely though: the least expensive
among them are only meant to work with a motherboard BIOS that supports SCSI.
This could cause trouble on other motherboards if you wanted to boot from
a SCSI hard drive.)
The ASUS SC-875, based on the 53C875 chip, offers Wide SCSI connectors as
Symbios Logic is currently owned by LSI Logic. For product information,