May 19th, 2004
Auf der Maur Lightning is my Girl is probably written about a drug, but I can't work out which one.
Argh. Why don't people understand that with a sufficiently write-intensive application, RAID 1+0 will be faster than RAID 5 for the same number of disks; as well as incidently offering better redundancy, better failure-mode operation and better recovery time? Capacity is cheap, IOs aren't.