HiI have an Asus AT5ION-I motherboard with Centos 6.3. This board has only 2 SATA sockets. I wish to add a few extra using an affordable raid controller. The board has a PCIe x4 slot fo... [by Mainframe2008]
on 07/17/2012 – Made popular on 07/17/2012
I am building a DIY NAS with 12x4TB HDDs, which I plan to run in single disk mode (no sensible data in any of them, and no need to run any raid/unraid/zfs mode, just media to be streamed through my network).
I have all the parts, except fot the SATA controller.
I have one enterprise server level 3ware 9650SE-8LPML 8 drive RAID controller available. Recently tested good. Has BBU interface, 2 year old battery, and extra cable and mount for remote battery connection.