Still stuck with 5 sata ports for raid and Burned up 2 sticks of ram
Amazon Junkie Monkey, Amazon
30 August 2012
Summary: You may only use sata ports 1_-5_ for raid, if the sixth is used write speed will be 1/10th that of read speed and sata ports 7 and 8 can only be used in ide or ach modes. So, have two or three more ports will not give you the functionality I presumed If two arrays are used the other must be software raid, if sets of more than two are used and write speeds between the two sets are significantly compromised, If you need arrays greater than 4TB 2+2, you'll need 3TB drives,...