RAID-5 and database servers

J. Epperson Dell at epperson.homelinux.net
Thu Mar 11 12:46:05 CST 2010


On Thu, March 11, 2010 13:09, Preston Hagar wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 11:26 AM, J. Epperson
> <Dell at epperson.homelinux.net> wrote:
>> On Thu, March 11, 2010 11:17, Dan Pritts wrote:
>>> On Tue, Mar 09, 2010 at 04:54:44PM -0600, John G. Heim wrote:
>>>> Has anyone configured a database server with RAID-5? Is it really a
>>>>  bad idea
>>>
>>> http://www.orafaq.com/wiki/RAID
>>>
>>
>> Which says that unless money is no object, go with RAID 5.
>>
>
> Actually it says if money is no object, go with RAID 10:
>

And that if RAID 10 is too expensive, go with RAID 5.



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