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Raid 1+5 in Windows 2003 server

By lcw ·
Is it posibble to do a Windows 2003 software raid 1+5 with a total of 5 hard disk?

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by neil.harding In reply to Raid 1+5 in Windows 2003 ...

You may want to take a look here
http://www.pcguide.com/ref/hdd/perf/raid/levels/multLevel15-c.html

Doesn't look like you can do a software raid like this. You need a controller.

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by wlbowers In reply to Raid 1+5 in Windows 2003 ...

You need a minimum of 3 hard drives for a raid 5.

Raid 1+5 is mirror of the raid stripe.

So you would need a minimum of 6 drives for what you want to do.

Read Up:

http://tinyurl.com/5uq35

Lee

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