Re: which SATA-raid controller...
On Mon, 16 Aug 2004 17:39, "R.M. Evers" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> pci, the speeds are fairly good (surely not top of the bill though). the
> configuration is 3-disk raid5. fyi, here's the hdparm test:
> Timing buffered disk reads: 64 MB in 1.43 seconds = 44.76 MB/sec
That read speed is quite poor. I would expect to see better speeds than that
from a single S-ATA disk! For several years people have been reporting
better speeds than that from 3ware controllers (although almost no-one tested
with as few as three disks).
But hdparm is a poor benchmark tool. I suggest using Bonnie++.
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