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2TB SAS drives

Discussion created by Legacy HDS Forums on Jan 19, 2012
Latest reply on Jan 24, 2012 by Legacy HDS Forums

Originally posted by: HKM

We are looking at expanding our AMS2300 which is previously filled with 600GB 15k SAS drives.

As I understand, the new 2TB SAS drives do not have the "verify-after-write" slowdown like SATA drives had? Are there any other performance issues that I might have overlooked (aside from the obvious 15k vs 7.2k rpm)? Looks like a no-brainer for backups, archives etc.