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Old July 17, 2010, 11:36 AM
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Originally Posted by grinder View Post
RAID10 really is a silly idea IMO.

If you are going to use 4 drives it is much smarter to use something like 2 drives in RAID0 then use the other two drives for backup. RAID != backup. A lot of people forget this.

Also that is a software RAID card.

And catnhat, look for a used Dell PERC 5i on ebay. You should be able to snag one under $100 if you look around for a while. Still the cheapest hardware RAID card you will find.
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