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Old 05-27-2009, 03:56 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Default Re: Hard Dizzle Drives

Originally Posted by Spit-wad View Post
The only reason I'm getting 2 is to have it as backup... I thought RAID1 = mirroring, which seems like a backup to me. I don't need 100% up time, but I'd rather not have another external hard drive... how is raid1 not a backup solution?
yea but if 1 fails they both fail...that's why it's not good for backup

i don't think you'll need a raid controller. I think they are for boards without integrated and i think they take some strain off the cpu

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