bit-tech.net

Archive for the ‘matrix’ tag

My history of RAID and storage

Posted on 23rd Apr 2009 at 10:46 by Richard Swinburne with 13 comments

Richard Swinburne
So I run three terabyte Samsung F1 drives in RAID 5 at home from a motherboard with an Intel ICH9R Southbridge with Matrix RAID. It's 'onboard RAID' but even so, I've still been impressed.

My experience with Matrix RAID has transversed the ages ever since Intel introduced the technology. Previously I've played with Western Digital Raptor 74GB hard drives connected to an ICH6R (on an Intel 925X reference board) and getting all sorts of super-sized theoretical bandwidth figures for fun and it booted a fresh install of Windows XP like lightening. Yay for a bit of e-peen swinging, hey?

Read more

Phobya Case Competition: Enter now to win cash and water-cooling gear

Phobya Case Competition: Enter now to win cash and water-cooling gear

Sunday's deadline is fast approaching for entries to Phobya's case...
Mod of the Month February 2015 in association with Corsair

Mod of the Month February 2015 in association with Corsair

We've picked six of our favourite new up and coming modding projects -...

Browse articles by company