creating a raid array

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by Paul Rimington, Jul 18, 2003.

  1. i have 2x 40gb seagate 133 drives and want to create an 80 gb single drive ,, should both drives be a master on same channel, 1master,1 slave on same channel ,masters on opposing channels,,,,,, help? i have an add on card which is a silicon image medley 133 raid card any input would be greatly app

    Regards PAUL
  2. Zedric

    Zedric NTFS Guru Folding Team

    Two masters on the same channel will never work.

    Two masters on separate channels is best, but master+slave on one channel works very well too, and saves on cable.

    The type of RAID array you want is RAID 0.
  3. thanks 4 the advice Zedric ,, workin fine thanx alot

    Regards Paul