[Beowulf] Not sure if people have seen it yet, but 2TB ...

Alex Chekholko chekh at pcbi.upenn.edu
Tue Jan 27 15:34:08 PST 2009

On Tue, 27 Jan 2009 17:58:25 -0500 (EST)
Steve Cousins <cousins at umit.maine.edu> wrote:

> Tue, 27 Jan 2009 10:02:22 -0600 Gerry Creager wrote:
> > Have had some first hand experience with 1.5TB drives.  I'll not go down
> > that path again for some time.  Seagate didn't yet gifure out how to
> > make them reliable.
> Hi Gerry,
> What problems did you have? I have 16 of these in an array (Areca 
> controller in a PartnersData Triton SurfRAID) and have had no problems 
> with any of them. Did it take a while for problems to show up?

Hi Steve,

You won't necessarily have problems.  (That's a depressing sentence.)

You'll want to check some serial numbers.


Alex Chekholko  

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