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View Poll Results: Do you use Raid or not
I use a Raid config like, Raid 0, 0+1 etc 19 54.29%
I don't use Raid 15 42.86%
I Might try Raid, once I learn how switch on my Pc 1 2.86%
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Old 01-12-09, 04:04 PM   #13
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RAID 0 on my desktop, RAID 5 on my file server.
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Old 01-13-09, 12:32 PM   #14
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Default Re: Raid or Normal Setup Poll

My Thanks to all of you who have contributed to the thread. The results are not what I expected, which makes it all the more interesting,as i fully expected only one or two who do not use raid,(being a performance orientated site).

My last system used Raid 0, however in my planned new build I wasn't committed either way.

More than likely though I will start out with one drive and Eventually go for the second ,and again with Raid 0. Apart from the price of the drive I see it as a free speed upgrade.

My last system really felt a lot snappier, when loading pages ,so would have expected that read times were better overall.
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Old 01-13-09, 12:42 PM   #15
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i might be tempted to go RAID 0 when i get another 640GB WD.
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