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Re: [opensuse] SATA RAID recommendations?
  • From: Anders Norrbring <lists@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 10 Mar 2007 12:48:47 +0100
  • Message-id: <45F29B1F.7040000@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Philipp Thomas skrev:
* Anders Norrbring (lists@xxxxxxxxxxxx) [20070309 17:56]:

Anyway, I got myself a 8-port Highpoint, unfortunately it's only 1.5Mbit/s (SATA and not SATA II), but at least it was priced half of what the Adaptec costed.

Might I ask what you paid for it? I myself had decided to go with
either 9650SE-4LPML (~ 300 €) or 9650SE-8LPML (~450 €) (data sheet here:
http://www.3ware.com/products/pdf/9650SE_DS_101106.pdf). But after checking
prices, I'm not sure if I shouldn't also go with the HighPoint RocketRAID
2320, given that this 8 port card costs approx. half of the AMCC/3ware one.

Philipp


I paid just below €200 for it, but I can't say yet how it is, I'm about to install it this weekend..

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Anders Norrbring
Norrbring Consulting

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