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hi guys.

i have a ocz agility2, 120 gig drive in my sig rig.

what i would like to know is, is it worth getting a second SSD and raiding them to raid0 or et a bigger SSD??

i know as soon as i raid them i will loose trim support and all.

so what are your sugestions and help and feed back please?


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Heck yeah,Lot faster with 2 in Raid0
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raid 0 is fine just remember you double your failure potential. if you do regular backups you'll be fine.

most servers though run the boot disk in raid 1 if you were wondering. I always opt for redundancy.
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I'd say get a bigger drive. You lose TRIM in RAID.
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raid 0 is fine just remember you double your failure potential. if you do regular backups you'll be fine.

most servers though run the boot disk in raid 1 if you were wondering. I always opt for redundancy.


i am not to bothered about file loss and all i got a backup server that happenes every evening and there is loads of hdds there for failure so i will atleast have 1 hdd that will work.

and as in my sig rig i also got loads of hdd;s there for backing up.

so another ocz agiltiy 2 120 gig or sell my current one get a bigger one and another big one and raid 0 them?
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Do you really need that much SSD space/performance? SSDs are already blazing fast, I doubt youll even notice the difference in RAID 0 setup unless you run benchmarks. What is it that you plan to do with this stuff?
    
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Do you really need that much SSD space/performance? SSDs are already blazing fast, I doubt youll even notice the difference in RAID 0 setup unless you run benchmarks. What is it that you plan to do with this stuff?


i hate having to worry about space and keeping it all clean and watch what i am installing.

the 120 gig is almost full and i ahte having to uninstall and cleanup folders etc...


i just want enough space to install and go
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Quote:
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i hate having to worry about space and keeping it all clean and watch what i am installing.

the 120 gig is almost full and i ahte having to uninstall and cleanup folders etc...


i just want enough space to install and go
sounds like you made up your mind before the thread was started?
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Quote:
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i hate having to worry about space and keeping it all clean and watch what i am installing.

the 120 gig is almost full and i ahte having to uninstall and cleanup folders etc...


i just want enough space to install and go
One big SSD then.
    
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