Re: Need SAS HBA for Debian Jessie
On Monday, May 18, 2015 at 3:10:05 PM UTC-5, Don Armstrong wrote:
> I personally am using an LSI SAS2008-based HBA with two HP MSA60
> enclosures; I then run standard mdraid on top of that:
And there are ports for the management software in Jessie?
> If you have smaller numbers of drives, then a standard SATA HBA is
> probably good enough.
Not so much. Twenty-plus drives in external SFF-8088 enclosures.
> Obviously, this set up is not that quick.
Well, quick is nice, and the existing controllers are managing more than 750 MBps, but most of the work is across a single 1G Ethernet LAN.