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post #11 of 14
What you want is a board that has ICH10R supporting 6.0Gbs

ICH10R supports RAID. If it supports 6.0Gbps as well, you got what you want

Do keep in mind, the ICH10R, while being a more stable and well supported controller, still caps out well below the limit of two Vertex 3's. I believe its again around 700MBps total throughput.


It might be worth a shot for ya, but I've "been there, done that" sorta thing (I had at one point 8 drives on a SAS controller pulling read/write speeds that will make you wet your pants) and Real world performance was past the point of "diminishing returns".

But hey by all means, it might be worth a shot if you're really curious, and it costs nothing. It does have a better controller.
 
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post #12 of 14
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Thanks for the help and suggestions! I'm going to give the new board / cpu a shot. I figure may as well have all current uptodate CPU/Board/Intel Controller!
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Yup. You'll be ready for drop in Ivy-Bridge when it hits, hopefully or at least the SB-E chips that will intro even more performance than SB did
 
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post #14 of 14
Yeah Ive read that marvell sux. Ill trade you my quad raid0 80gb fujitsus @92mb/s! ..or not
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