[mythtv-users] Another take on large-capacity disk enclosures

Mark fairlane at springcom.com
Tue Jun 16 00:41:21 UTC 2009

Brian Wood wrote:
> I think that's overkill on the power supplies. Running them so far below their 
> rated output would likely result in poor efficiency. Running 6 drives would 
> only be 10% of total capacity.
Agreed.  The hardware spec'd is pretty overkill for a media server, IMO.
> What is the Areca SATA controller you mentioned, I'm not familiar with it?
A really expensive hardware RAID manufacturer.   $300 - 1K+

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