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I hope you get better soon :( We'll keep at it :)

 

Guys I have a serious question for you, I am buying 4 3TB Hard Drives, Which ones are the best budget ones (£80 Each). I've Seen Seagate 3TB Drives, WD Green Drives and Toshiba Drives. I'll link the three below:

 

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Caviar-Cache-Internal-Drive-Green/dp/B004RORMF6/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1425772430&sr=8-1&keywords=3tb+hard+drive

 

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Seagate-7200RPM-Cache-SATA3-Drive/dp/B006KCX0UE/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1425772430&sr=8-3&keywords=3tb+hard+drive

 

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Toshiba-DT01ACA300-inch-SATAIII-Drive/dp/B009AYWYOC/ref=sr_1_6?ie=UTF8&qid=1425772491&sr=8-6&keywords=3tb+hard+drive+toshiba

 

I see the reviews and I would like to have the opinions on these drives off people who use them! Thanks :)

 

Stay away from the seagate drives, especially the STX000 Series, if you want more detail on why, refer to my post here

 

I was also on a budget when I first built my server, and I skimped a little and bought some cheaper drives. For the first 2 years it was great. But I found out the hard way not to make that mistake ever again. I really really regret my decision to do so, and it ended up costing me significantly more in the long run.

 

I also suggest you avoid WD Greens as well. You may be able to tweak them to work fine in RAID, but I wouldn't want to take any additional unnecessary risks concerning my data. In my mind, the WDIdle, and WDTLER, modifications are no different than overclocking really. 99% of the time your overclock will be stable and not case any problems, but there will always be that chance.

 

Depending on your target storage size, and RAID method, you can use RAID 5 initially, and upgrade to RAID 6 as you expand past the 12TB barrier. Being on a budget you can just buy 3 drives up front, and add more as you go. This is the main reason I use RAID 6, whenever I fill up, I just buy another drive and expand. Yeah the expansion takes FOREVER, but the additional capacity I gain makes the money I spend stretch further.

 

Right now my data grows at around 3TB a year. My upkeep on the array was roughly equivalent to 1 drive per year + 1-2 weeks of raid/partition expansions. Thanks to my RAID card and filesystem (XFS) both supporting online capacity expansions I never experienced any downtime, and just had to deal with the temporary performance degradation during that time frame.

 

TL;DR you have many options available, I hope you consider them all before purchasing a drive you may regret down the road.

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Many thanks for you reply :) Seagate Drives are not an option any more.

 

WD Green Drives are still an option I know what you mean by the tweaks may cause a few issues however I will be doing more research on this route.

 

You didn't comment on the Toshiba Drives? I know you now use Hitachi Drives but for the cost of those drives ... well its just out of my reach.


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Many thanks for you reply :) Seagate Drives are not an option any more.

 

WD Green Drives are still an option I know what you mean by the tweaks may cause a few issues however I will be doing more research on this route.

 

You didn't comment on the Toshiba Drives? I know you now use Hitachi Drives but for the cost of those drives ... well its just out of my reach.

 

My buddy has 12 of the Toshiba DT01ACA200 all running in RAID6. I don't know the intimate details on his drives, but in the past 4 years he's experienced 2 failures.  He has the same RAID Controller as me (LSI 9260-8i) and is running them 24/7. Our setups are very similar, the two of us bounce ideas back and forth off each other and built our servers at the same time. He's stubborn and uses windows though :P

 

I sent him a text, I'll have him pull up the smart info on his drives.

I would do some more research on the drives, I couldn't find the MTBF for the drive, but the load/unload cycle count is rated at 300k, while the hgst nas is rated for 600k.

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Thanks :) 2 Drives out of 12 sounds ok and will allow me time to save for some better drives :)


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Right just an update on what drives I've chosen.

 

Dabs a UK Tech Retailer had just put 3TB WD RED NAS Drives on sale for £12 more expensive than the WD Green Drives, So I've Ordered 4 of them. They were £92.94 Each with £4.98 24hr Delivery so all together £376.74 so $560 and C£707.


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Hardware
CASE: Old Micron Server Case aprox  21x15x23 inches and on wheels 
PSU1: Antec TP650 (MB & VC)

PSU2: Orion YH-480W (for HDD's)

MB: ASUS Z87-Deluxe
CPU: Intel i7 4770S
HS: Stock Intel heatsink
RAM: 16GB DDR3 2400
RAID CARD 1:
RAID CARD 2: 
SSD: 
HDD 1: 2TB Seagate ST2000DM001 Primary OS
HDD 2: 3TB WD30EFRX
HDD 3: 4TB WD40EFRX
HDD 4: 3TB Seagate ST3000DM001

HDD 5: 3TB Seagate ST3000DM001

HDD 6: 2TB Seagate ST2000DM001

HDD 7:

HDD 8:

HDD 9:

 

Software and Configuration:
Running windows 7 Ultimate soon to be switching to Windows server 2012R2
13TB as media storage 

Usage:
I use the storage for movies and TV series, I am running Plex media server for anytime anywhere access.
Soon to be switching everything over to a Dell 2950 and a few HP G5's with full redundancy

Backup:


Additional info:

Still need a lot of work but this is just for kicks so I haven't spent a lot of time with it, should be interesting once switched over to the Servers and add even more storage drives...


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Right just an update on what drives I've chosen.

 

Dabs a UK Tech Retailer had just put 3TB WD RED NAS Drives on sale for £12 more expensive than the WD Green Drives, So I've Ordered 4 of them. They were £92.94 Each with £4.98 24hr Delivery so all together £376.74 so $560 and C£707.

That's pretty sweet! I'm guessing you're intending on going the raid6 route since you've bought 4 drives? Can't wait to see a post on your system!


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That's pretty sweet! I'm guessing you're intending on going the raid6 route since you've bought 4 drives? Can't wait to see a post on your system!

 

Will be making it soon as the hard drives will be here today but I've got an annoying thing to announce that I won't be using a PC Server for the RAID as the RAID Card I purchased isn't compatible with the Motherboard in the server :( and due to the costs of re-fitting the server out ... I'd rather go for a simpler solution if I have to go to that expense.

 

I've purchased a Netgear RN10400-100EUS ReadyNAS 104 ... Yea long ass name but its the best budget 4 Bay NAS Enclosure which has all the features I need and I still have a mostly unpopulated server to do some other things with like a game server or something like that.


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Just replaced my motherboard and CPU with this : Asrock Asrack Avoton C2750

 

8 Core @ 2.4ghz Atom - Avoton

12 SATA ports on board

I kept my Adaptec 32105 with 12 Ports

2 Intel Gigabit NICs with teaming support or fail over

1 IPMI management port

only 3 USB 2.0......

Passive cooled

 

 

went from 210watts to 130watts so its a nice improvement.

I guess the PERC 5i was consuming around 30 watts 

Dont feel the difference in speed so that's a good thing! 

 

 

Running on Windows Server 2012 for now. 

 

The onboard management is great!  

I now have a Total of 24 ports , which is a little low. im going to get an 20+ controller soon 

 

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Main Rig : i7 5960X - 16GB DDR4 LPX 2400mhz - Asus Rampage V - 980GTX Ti - AX1200i - 650D - H110 - 1TB 840 EVO SSD - 30 inch HP 1600p IPS + 2xHP 20 inch 1600x1200 PLP setup! - Oculus DK2 - Logitech G502 - Corsair K70 RGB - Fanatec GT3 Wheel

i7 3930K - 16GB DDR3 2133mhz - Asus Rampage IV - 2 x 680GTX - AX850 - 550D - H100i - 256GB 830 Pro SSD - 2713HM 1440p IPS - G5 -

i5 3570K - MSI SLI Z87 motherboard - 4GB Corsair 1600mhz - Adaptec 31205 - Dell Perc 5/i - Intel Quad PT1000 Gigabit Network Card - Loads of 4TB RED's - +-70tb total storrage - HX850watts - Ri-Vier 24bay 4 U case

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Will be making it soon as the hard drives will be here today but I've got an annoying thing to announce that I won't be using a PC Server for the RAID as the RAID Card I purchased isn't compatible with the Motherboard in the server :( and due to the costs of re-fitting the server out ... I'd rather go for a simpler solution if I have to go to that expense.

 

I've purchased a Netgear RN10400-100EUS ReadyNAS 104 ... Yea long ass name but its the best budget 4 Bay NAS Enclosure which has all the features I need and I still have a mostly unpopulated server to do some other things with like a game server or something like that.

I would've just suggested going with something like freenas, since a RAID card isn't really necessary. But that's just me; I'm not really a fan of pre-built NAS units. If only because they don't do the main thing I care about - Plex. Well some of them support it, but they don't support any of the features that matter. 


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I would've just suggested going with something like freenas, since a RAID card isn't really necessary. But that's just me; I'm not really a fan of pre-built NAS units. If only because they don't do the main thing I care about - Plex. Well some of them support it, but they don't support any of the features that matter. 

 

The Motherboard in my server has no RAID Support so a RAID Card was needed :( 

 

The NAS Enclosure I've gotten has PLEX, DNLA and iTunes support. Also comes with an automatic application for Windows Backups so will make that easer.


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I would normally read through this whole thread to find an answer before posting this but I'm about to leave for work. The only thing I have left to buy in order to upgrade my server is my RAID card. I am going to have some 2TB drives that will not fit into my case, I have a 4-Bay Mediasonic box that is currently unused and plan on putting the drives into it. My question is, if I hook the Mediasonic box up to my computer with eSata will it be part of my total storage space on the list? It will be hooked to the server 24/7 so I'm pretty sure the answer is yes but, I just wanted to double check.

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My RAID NAS Called BlackHole.

 

Hardware:
CASE: Netgear ReadyNAS 104
HDD 1: 4x 3TB WD WD30EFRX
Power: usage: 46W

Software and Configuration:
OS: Netgear ReadyNAS OS 6
RAID config: 4 x 3TB in RAID5
RAID hot spare: 1 x 3TB
File system capacity: 8.17TB In RAID5 12TB without RAID
 
Usage:

Backing up my MacPro, MacBook Air, Gaming PC and the Media Server

Backup:
Yes, using Time Machine and the backup utility that came with it ... if it sucks then maybe something else :lol:
 
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Before you ask me any questions about this ... its still building the RAID Array :lol:
 

Why no love for software RAID?

 
The system could only have a maximum of 2GBs of Memory and a dual core CPU so decided against it.


Main Machine:  27inch iMac 5k Retina (Mid 2017), Core i5-7600, 1TB Fusion Drive, 40GB DDR4-2400MHz, Radeon Pro 570 4GB, MacOS Mojave

Network Gear: Dell PowerEdge T110, TP Link Gigabit 24 Port Switch, Sky Router, Asus Wireless Access Point.

Mobile Machine:  13inch MacBook Air (2018 Retina), Core i5-8210Y, 128GB SDD, 8GB RAM, Mac OS Mojave

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My RAID NAS Called BlackHole.

 

Such coincidence! One of my friends named his home server BlackHole as well :P

 

 

The system could only have a maximum of 2GBs of Memory and a dual core CPU so decided against it.

 

That's plenty to run software RAID. For reference: my first NAS ever ran RAID5 on an ASUS AT3 ION board. That's a very low power (8W), embedded Intel Atom 330 (dual core, 1.6 GHz). It hit transfer speeds of 80MB/s on samba shares. I've ran it on an Intel Celeron G465 (single core, 1.9 GHz). That was enough to saturate gigabit LAN, and even SATA.

 

I'm running my system with mdadm as software RAID manager on Debian. It consumes about 200 MB of RAM at any point in time.

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Such coincidence! One of my friends named his home server BlackHole as well :P

 

 

 

That's plenty to run software RAID. For reference: my first NAS ever ran RAID5 on an ASUS AT3 ION board. That's a very low power (8W), embedded Intel Atom 330 (dual core, 1.6 GHz). It hit transfer speeds of 80MB/s on samba shares. I've ran it on an Intel Celeron G465 (single core, 1.9 GHz). That was enough to saturate gigabit LAN, and even SATA.

 

I'm running my system with mdadm as software RAID manager on Debian. It consumes about 200 MB of RAM at any point in time.

I go for software RAID in the future but for backups I'd way rather Hardware RAID.


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I go for software RAID in the future but for backups I'd way rather Hardware RAID.

 

Fair enough :)

 

BTW: IME those ReadyNAS enclosures are awesome. My friend has a two-bay one which has been running for 5-ish years without a single glitch. Has survived power cuts and abuse from family members :P

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Fair enough :)

 

BTW: IME those ReadyNAS enclosures are awesome. My friend has a two-bay one which has been running for 5-ish years without a single glitch. Has survived power cuts and abuse from family members :P

 

For the money, it looked like a fantastic deal, sure I'd love to have gotten a Synology NAS but with the amount of money I'd rather had invested more into my current server but for the money I don't think you could do better.

 

EDIT: 13th March 2015- It took 33hrs to build the RAID5 Array! Well now its time to get abusing it :)


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And in the meantime the largest system in this topic is running splendidly on seagate drives :P

I have never had any problems with them, and that goes for the 2tb and the 4tb model.

 

check this :) 

 


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i7 3930K - 16GB DDR3 2133mhz - Asus Rampage IV - 2 x 680GTX - AX850 - 550D - H100i - 256GB 830 Pro SSD - 2713HM 1440p IPS - G5 -

i5 3570K - MSI SLI Z87 motherboard - 4GB Corsair 1600mhz - Adaptec 31205 - Dell Perc 5/i - Intel Quad PT1000 Gigabit Network Card - Loads of 4TB RED's - +-70tb total storrage - HX850watts - Ri-Vier 24bay 4 U case

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Just replaced my motherboard and CPU with this : Asrock Asrack Avoton C2750

 

I am looking at that board to build a low cost Ultra-fast SSD iSCSI storage node with some 20gbps infiniband ports on it, have a slight worry that the relatively low performance cores will cause IO bottlenecks before being able to saturate all the sata controllers though :(

 

Have you been able to run any perf tests on the storage?


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I am looking at that board to build a low cost Ultra-fast SSD iSCSI storage node with some 20gbps infiniband ports on it, have a slight worry that the relatively low performance cores will cause IO bottlenecks before being able to saturate all the sata controllers though :(

 

Have you been able to run any perf tests on the storage?

 

 

Maybe wait for the new XEON-D platform, thats what im doing for my new SSD iSCSI datatsore.

It comes standard with 2 10Gbit intel nics.


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I have 15TB currently, as soon as I start to get low I add more drives

 

Hardware (Enclosure) 
CASE: SGI Rackable Omnistore 3016 (Direct SAS Attachment) 
PSU: Stock low profile 450w

HDD 1: 4TB HGST

HDD 2: 4TB Seagate
HDD 3: 3TB Seagate
HDD 4: 3TB Seagate

HDD 5: 1TB Samsung

 

Hardware (File Server) 

 

CPU: 2 x vCPU cores from ESXi host

RAM: 6GB (Hot add supported)

SSD: 40GB Thin provisioned from a 512GB MX100 SSD on ESXi host

Network: 10GB/s VMNET3 Virtual Adapter 

HBA: IBM M1015 Flashed to IT Mode, with internal to external MiniSAS Adapter

 

Hardware (Main ESXi Host) 

 

• Intel Xeon E3-1256L V2 (4c/8t) 45W TDP CPU

• 32GB ECC
• SUPERMICRO MBD-X9SCM-F-O
• Antec EarthWatts EA-380D
• iStarUSA D-213-MATX (2u Rackmount)
• Noctua NF-R8 x 2
• Noctua NH-L9I CPU Cooler
• ICY DOCK ToughArmor MB996SP-6SB (Fan replaced with Noctua NF-A4x10)
• 8GB HP Flash Drive (Internal)
• 4-Port SFF-8087 to SFF-8088 miniSAS Adapter
• IBM M1015 RAID Card (Passed through to FS01 VM and connects to the Rackable for storage)
• 2 x 512GB Crucial MX100 SSD
• 500GB 2.5” Hard Drive (Random Storage)
 

Software and Configuration:
Server runs Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard, with Stablebit Drivepool managing the drives. This is the reason I dont have an excessive pool size, I can add the drives as a I go, so there is no point investing in drives I am not using. I also use Stableit Drive Scanner to monitor health. I use PerfectDisk to defrag the pool. The IBM M1015 is passed through to the VM using VT-d meaning the VM has full control of the RAID Card

 

I have duplication on everything but Movies and TV Shows, they are all backed up and are not critical.

 

Usage:
Everything, Movies and TV Shows, backups etc. The only thing that is not stored here is Camera recordings from Blue Iris, and VM's

Backup:
Everything is backed up to CrashPlan+

 

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I am looking at that board to build a low cost Ultra-fast SSD iSCSI storage node with some 20gbps infiniband ports on it, have a slight worry that the relatively low performance cores will cause IO bottlenecks before being able to saturate all the sata controllers though :(

 

Have you been able to run any perf tests on the storage?

 

I did , 

 

I dont run raid on the onboard s-ata and only on my Adaptec 32105 (its old...)

the raid gets anywhere from 400-520mb per second. 

from the Marvell controller to my raid or another JBOD drive i get arround 120mb/s in file copy´s.

 

Its a great little board.

Running 2 VM´s on it without anny problems and Plex media server. 


Main Rig : i7 5960X - 16GB DDR4 LPX 2400mhz - Asus Rampage V - 980GTX Ti - AX1200i - 650D - H110 - 1TB 840 EVO SSD - 30 inch HP 1600p IPS + 2xHP 20 inch 1600x1200 PLP setup! - Oculus DK2 - Logitech G502 - Corsair K70 RGB - Fanatec GT3 Wheel

i7 3930K - 16GB DDR3 2133mhz - Asus Rampage IV - 2 x 680GTX - AX850 - 550D - H100i - 256GB 830 Pro SSD - 2713HM 1440p IPS - G5 -

i5 3570K - MSI SLI Z87 motherboard - 4GB Corsair 1600mhz - Adaptec 31205 - Dell Perc 5/i - Intel Quad PT1000 Gigabit Network Card - Loads of 4TB RED's - +-70tb total storrage - HX850watts - Ri-Vier 24bay 4 U case

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