Re: Re: Q: Hard Disc Layout for Tjener? (Raid)
> Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2004 14:14:39 +0200
> Subject: Re: Q: Hard Disc Layout for Tjener? (Raid)
> From: Ralf Gesellen'setter <email@example.com>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Dear experts :)
> On Friday 09 July 2004 23:49, Thomas Templin wrote:
> > Make shure that:
> > a) you will be able to can get this disks over the next year, if you
> > will have to restore a broken disk, e.g.
> > or
> > b) buy 3 + 1 disk, +1 as spare disk.
> > It's always good to have your repair kit filed up propperly
> > _before_ you will need it.
> Hi and thanks for your hints.
> I'll buy 4 disks 36 GB each - this is the maximum amount of free slots
> in a FSC TX150. Klaus advises to use a PCI RAID controller (Adaptec)
> whilst my dealer says, the on board controller does well. I'd rather
> trust Klaus herein - but further opinions are welcome.
> Can I run 4 disks in a RAID-5 Array? How much space I get if I have
In RAID-5 Array you will get:
Space = 4 x 36* 2 / 3 = 96 GB (correct me if I'm wrong!)
Klaus is right with his advises