integrated raid controllers
simon at sibern.com.au
Thu Feb 20 17:29:04 EST 2003
I like the software RAID as I don't have to worry about matching hardisks
exactly if one fails and needs replacing. I can decide the size of each
partition and have any spare hardisk space mounted as a non-raid
partition. On the downside. If I have to replace a harddisk then it is a
power down episode rather than a hotswap.
I would suspect that the hardware RAID is faster. Has anyone done
> Does anyone have any experience with the new motherboards with
> integrated Promise raid 1 0+1 controllers?
> and what if I want raid level 5, would I be better off with a couple of
> UDMA controllers and software raid?
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