Arrays are exported to the operating system as unified devices. Posted April 24, Okay, I compiled all the screenshots into png files and the naming on them should make obvious which results are which. Gives you all the RAID levels you could dream of and well, just looks damn good. Adaptec MB cache Power:

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Adaptec RAID with SMC TQ Backplane

This significantly reduces the chances for a file system error. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites. I just wanted to add. If anyone wishes anything else, let me know.

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Gaming by Lori Grunin Dec 13, Great features and good sound, but fills a narrow niche Great features and good sound, but fills a narrow niche by Ty Pendlebury. When all my calculations are correct, I should have the costs brake even in about 1,5 year!

I buy the controller aadaptec have it in my hand and somebody posts benchmarks with it. The ARC could be nice too, but I don’t see any info on it yet Advanced models even have a battery tied to the cache so if your power fails, data waiting to be written can be stored in cache and written to the array when the machine restarts. Or create bios problems, or well, something.


Does anyone have anything to say or a review to point to for the adaptec RAID controller? Adaptec MB cache.

Personally, I feel this card is equal to the current Areca cards around. This is also the reason I did not use server hardware this time, my old storage server was a Dell Poweredge Sign in Already have an account?

Adaptec RAID 3805 – storage controller (RAID) – SATA 3Gb/s / SAS – PCIe x4 Series

I’m running 8 x 15k5 SAS on the TV and Movies by Joan E. Raid Basics Page 3: Volume Space Page 5: Also the PDF’s and adaptec themselves are very vague about it. Sign In Sign Up.

The old server was fine, but this server replaces both the storage and firewall servers. Arrays are exported to the operating system as unified devices. That’s what I call beauty!

Sign in with Google. As you can see by those benchmarks, it maxes out at meg a sec I searched, trust me! Ah, well, just recieved the controller took some pictures. The new server uses about Watt on idle average and is raod with everything plus using new components.


It was stated on the website that this was de MB version and I also included this in my order notes. So anything you want me to throw at it, let me know.

Posted May 23, And I’m quite happy with that. Not sure on performance, though The problem with these however is that they rarely have cache and are software driven. I’m building a home server and I know that when using software RAID I can use the operating systems power management to spindown the disks when they are not in use.