[Gllug] re: dual Xeon/Opteron server

Chris Bell chrisbell at overview.demon.co.uk
Thu Jul 29 08:49:23 UTC 2004

On Thu 29 Jul, t.clarke wrote:
> Call me a philistine if you will, but if I were building a high performance
> dual-processor server I would want to use the latest SCSI discs and controller
> technology for both speed and reliability.
> Using serial ATA discs on a high spec machine, IMHO, would seem to be spoiling
> the shi[p for a ha'porth of tar !
   Does "the latest" guarantee reliability? There have been some very famous
names for whom this has not always been the case.

Chris Bell

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