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Re: Arco DupliDisk3
> I just saw a product review for the Arco DupliDisk3 on
> theinquirer.net, and I was wondering if anyone reading misc@ has any
> experience with them, good or bad. Seems like a neat way to mirror
> some IDE disks, but so far I haven't been able to confirm if it does
> striped reads.
I have several DupliDisks, both 2 and 3. I recently switched to
Accusys ACS-7500 units for a couple of reasons:
1) Hot-swap capability
2) Physical installation much nicer
3) On-the-fly rebuild
4) Approximately the same cost
I didn't have any _serious_ problems with the Arco's, but several
times I had machines that wouldn't reboot (they'd hang on detecting the
disk drives). A power-cycle fixed it, but it sucked since I was doing
Just a little more data, hope it helps.
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