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Estimating RAID 1 MTBF? by ohaya
Hi, I was wondering if anyone could tell me how to calculate/estimate the overall MTBF of a RAID 1 (mirrored) configuration? I'm just looking for a simple,...
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July 26th 04 09:43 PM
by Jesper Monsted Go to last post
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What am I doing wrong ??? Or is Adaptec 21610SA just a crappy RAID card ? by news.tele.dk
Hi, We've bought the following server: 2 x Xeon 3.2Ghz 1mb lvl2 cache Intel Server Board SE7320SP2LX 4 Gb of DDR400 REG/ECC 12 x +9 SATA, 120GB, 8MB, Fluid...
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December 28th 04 05:34 AM
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ATA Reliability: Seagate, WD, Maxtor by _R
Not to start any heated disputes here, but I'd like to get general feedback re reliability of the three major brands. I run a few Raid arrays...Actually Raid...
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May 16th 05 04:52 PM
by Peter da Silva Go to last post
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VXA tape flaw by Arthur Begun
If you are considering a VXA tape drive from exabyte (formerly ecrix) you should be aware of a fatal flaw. Even though ads show a tape soaking in a cup of...
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February 5th 04 09:38 AM
by Rob Turk Go to last post
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please recommend a hardware raid pci card by Spacey Spade
I am looking for a hardware RAID card (one that only requires generic ide controller drivers in any x86 OS). I will be using RAID 1, so I would preferably...
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April 12th 04 11:25 PM
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Warranty Length Not Related To Drive Life? by Ron Reaugh
Has anyone ever heard anyone claim that the length of a HD's warranty was simply a marketing and price point decision by the mfg and the warranty length has...
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August 17th 04 11:44 AM
by Mark Go to last post
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HP vs HDS by Gary
Hi, Looking at some subsystems, down to an HP EVA5000 or HDS 9580 - anybody got any thought/comments TIA
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April 13th 04 08:46 AM
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Tape Backup by [email protected]
I am looking for opinions on what a decent tape backup for a PC workstation might be, somewhere around 40 gigs or so, speed is not the biggest issue, mostly...
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February 5th 05 08:43 PM
by Sayso Takewashi Go to last post
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The State of CAS by acebgur
EMC's Centera product will be 2 years old next month. Along with Centera, EMC introduced a new category of storage named Content Addressed Storage (CAS). But...
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April 19th 04 06:34 PM
by Peter da Silva Go to last post
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simple data storage on large capacity drive by Spacey Spade
Hello all, I would like to access a data-only non-Windoze partition from Windoze OS, as transparently as possible, like with some type of pretend hardware...
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March 14th 04 01:15 AM
by Al Dykes Go to last post
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Any forums out there about SAN's ?. by Fatboy40
I was wondering if anyone here knows of a forum/bbs where people discuss SAN's ?. I'm having trouble finding info on this subject, specifically about EMC...
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February 17th 05 09:03 PM
by vijaygandhi Go to last post
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NAS solution, Netapp or EMC by darren
Hi all, I am looking for a NAS server to work over NFS for 15-20 pieces of my linux servers. These servers will be involved in heavy reading and writing...
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October 22nd 03 09:32 PM
by Peter da Silva Go to last post
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Tapes? by Adrian 'Dagurashibanipal' von Bidder
Hi, I've got the task of implementing a backup solution upcoming - now the question is: which tape system? Solutions seem to be either LTO or DLT - are there...
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April 8th 04 10:59 PM
by Rob-J Go to last post
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new faster disk design idea by - C -
If you ever opened a hard drive, you will see a couple of platters and an arm that has a head for each surface. So if 2 platters, then 4 surfaces and 4 heads....
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September 24th 04 08:02 PM
by Jesper Monsted Go to last post
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Foolproof warning for drive failure in a RAID? by Spacey Spade
When a drive fails in RAID(1), I would like the RAID to stop functioning so that users will not continue to operate on the remaining mirror drive. This with a...
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March 16th 04 01:37 PM
by Dorothy Bradbury Go to last post
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Need hard drive advice for Dell Inspiron 8200 by Michael
Hi All, I am not a laptop user, and I have been asked to replace a hard drive that appears to be failing (failed confidence tests in the Dell...
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June 29th 04 05:53 PM
by Michael Go to last post
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Adaptec 2410SA SATA Raid 5 : is it a safe choice by Marcin Dobrucki
Toto wrote: Adaptec 2410SA Serial ATA Raid card seems to be a nice choice in terms of price : you can use 4 cheap disks in Raid 5 mode to "secure" a...
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September 27th 04 11:19 PM
by Ron Reaugh Go to last post
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RAID5 vs RAID10 speed benchmark? by - C -
Has anyone do a benchmark of RAID5 vs RAID10? I am looking for large sequential reads and writes... Thanks in advance... Clayton
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June 15th 04 09:35 PM
by Jesper Monsted Go to last post
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Raid 1 or Raid 5 ? by Steve
Ok... I've read all the advantages and disadvantages of Raid 1 and Raid 5. I have (3) 250 GB Serial ATA Drives and an Adaptec 2410SA Raid controller. I'm...
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April 1st 04 07:46 PM
by jlsue Go to last post
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Good RAID for New Desktop Machine? by Doug White
I need to get a new desktop machine, and I'm planning on getting a card to support RAID mirroring in case of a disk crash. My wife has a 6 month old Dell...
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April 13th 08 12:19 AM
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