@ wrote... (7 years, 6 months ago)

I currently have a two disk raid1 array (2TB in size) that is the storage for my LVM but is running out of space. I want to add two more drives to bring available storage to 4TB but I also want to convert raid1 to raid10 to increase the performance of my storage. Here's how I did it.

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Category: tech, Tags: linux, lvm, raid
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@ wrote... (9 years, 11 months ago)

Since it's been two years since my last raid cost analysis, I figured it was about time to do another one.

Goals:

  • increase my storage. Currently 1000GB using raid5 (3 x 500GB drives)
  • preferably only use 2 drives as it costs money to spin an extra drive
  • not spend too much

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@ wrote... (11 years, 10 months ago)

I just upgraded my servers raid5 drives and figured I'd post my cost analysis. Put that way it almost sounds scientific…

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