I have picked up an R610 with 48GB from ebay for a home lab. The onboard RAID (PERC) could be set up with each disk being a separate raid 0 array but i would suggest you pick up a different controller to get any decent performance.
Hope this helps, Alex > On 7 Aug 2017, at 01:55, Steve <smar...@szmidt.org> wrote: > > Hi Lonnie, > > If you are not used to them, I tend to shy away from 1U chassis as it > means the fans have to work in tight space resulting in back to back > high RPM fans generating a lot of noise. Of course in a data center you > usually pay per U and noise is not a factor. > > More space also allows for air to move a bit easier and thus easier to > keep cool. In addition, I often remove half the fans (3 out of 6) when > it is a location where noise is more annoying. I have a script I write > which continuously monitors the CPU temperature, RPM on fans and disk > integrity. If all is OK I get a daily message. If the temp starts to go > high I send myself a warning, and if it goes too high it does a poweroff > after sending an email. > > -- > Steve > ------------------------------------------- smartos-discuss Archives: https://www.listbox.com/member/archive/184463/=now RSS Feed: https://www.listbox.com/member/archive/rss/184463/25769125-55cfbc00 Modify Your Subscription: https://www.listbox.com/member/?member_id=25769125&id_secret=25769125-7688e9fb Powered by Listbox: http://www.listbox.com