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<p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'>Hi Jens<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'>Well spotted and thanks for the
info :)<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'>Nick.<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><b><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'>From:</span></b><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'> Jens_Heinz@Dell.com
[mailto:Jens_Heinz@Dell.com] <br>
<b>Sent:</b> 03 September 2009 11:24<br>
<b>To:</b> Nick Lunt; linux-poweredge@lists.us.dell.com<br>
<b>Cc:</b> linux-poweredge@lists.us.dell.com<br>
<b>Subject:</b> RE: Max number of disks in a RAID1+0 set<o:p></o:p></span></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";
color:blue'>perc6/e does support 32 HDDs per RAID10 </span><span
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<p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";
color:blue'>MD3000 (2nd Generation FW) does support 44 HDDs per RAID10</span><span
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'>&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";
color:blue'>BUT you shouldn't use Perc to connect MD3000!!! </span><span
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<p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";
color:blue'>you MUST use a SAS HBA. </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;
font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'>&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";
color:blue'>Jens</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:12.0pt'><b><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'>From:</span></b><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'> linux-poweredge-bounces@lists.us.dell.com
[mailto:linux-poweredge-bounces@lists.us.dell.com] <b>On Behalf Of </b>Nick
Lunt<br>
<b>Sent:</b> Donnerstag, 3. September 2009 12:12<br>
<b>To:</b> linux-poweredge-Lists<br>
<b>Cc:</b> linux-poweredge-Lists<br>
<b>Subject:</b> Max number of disks in a RAID1+0 set</span><span
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal>Hi folks<o:p></o:p></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>

<p class=MsoNormal>on an MD3000 can anyone tell me the max number of disks we
could have in a RAID1+0 set when the MD3000 is attached via a PERC6/E ?<o:p></o:p></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'>Many
thanks<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'>Nick.<o:p></o:p></span></p>

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