[zfs-discuss] BIG fileserver?

Ulli Horlacher framstag at rus.uni-stuttgart.de
Thu May 21 08:37:54 EDT 2015

On Thu 2015-05-21 (07:28), Schweiss, Chip wrote:

> I would caution against any SMR disk such as the 8TB.

Ok, I reduce to 4 TB disks :-)

> SATA on a SAS expander is considered a bad idea for stability

I run several Fujitsu RX300 servers with SATA (2 TB) disks on SAS
controller with ZFS for 2 years without any problems.

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