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Old February 28, 2010, 08:02 AM
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Default Raid and TRIM

Is there any way to raid two SSD's ,even some specific ones and even if one has to reformat them,without the risk of messing up with their functionality?
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Old February 28, 2010, 08:36 AM
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You can easily RAID two SSDs...just like you would two ANY storage devices. You just are not going to get TRIM. This is a RAID controller (and driver) issue and is not the fault of the SSDs. They are still capable of receiving the TRIM command while in RAID....just that all RAID controllers (software and hardware based alike) can not pass the TRIM command on from your system to the drives.

IF you are planning on RAID'ing solid state drives, look at the Indilinx ones. They have ITGC and TRIM built into the latest firmware. This means that if TRIM doesn't work...or the Idle Time Garabage Collections WILL keep them from degrading. :)
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