Re: Whence the Opterons?

From: Andrew Sullivan
Subject: Re: Whence the Opterons?
Date: ,
Msg-id: 20050513210735.GE31659@phlogiston.dyndns.org
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In response to: Re: Whence the Opterons?  (Josh Berkus)
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On Sat, May 07, 2005 at 02:00:34PM -0700, Josh Berkus wrote:
>
> Question, though: is HP still using their proprietary RAID card?   And, if so,
> have they fixed its performance problems?

According to my folks here, we're using the CCISS controllers, so I
guess they are.  The systems are nevertheless performing very well --
we did a load test that was pretty impressive.  Also, Chris Browne
pointed me to this for the drivers:

http://sourceforge.net/projects/cciss/

A

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