Raid controller for 4 x 3tb disks Tags: NAS / RAID Controller Hard Drives Storage Last response: May 27, 2011 3:07 AM in Storage Share resle2 May 18, 2011 11:24:51 AM Hello, I've got 4 x Caviar Green 3tb hard disks. I'd like to put the four drives in JBOD and created a 12tb space. Any hint on which (cheap please!!) controller could I buy? The host system is a Windows 7 64 bit machine with EFI bios. Thanks in advance andrea More about : raid controller 3tb disks Ubrales a c 116 G Storage May 20, 2011 4:40:30 AM The Green drives have been a source of problems in the past. Instead of JBOD, I would suggest RAID 1 or RAID 0+1, but this would cut the total storage by half. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAID m 0 l resle2 May 27, 2011 3:07:07 AM I solved my problem by creating a spanned disk - no problems so far! Storage dropped from 12tb to 10.9 - totally acceptable. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved4x 3Tb RAID 5 with Intel RST Asrock Z77 chipset Forum 3 Seagate Barracuda XT 3tb in raid 0 rocketraid 64x controller Forum Solved4 x 120gb ssd sata 6Gb/s RAID 0 - Recommended Controller? Forum Which Controller für a 8x4 TB Raid5 ? Forum is PCI express x16 MOBO interface compatible with PCI Express 2.0 x4 RAID Controller card? Forum 2TB RAID1 over 4x1TB disks Forum SAS r/iR controller with 2 raid 1 disks attached, can't boot. Forum SolvedRAID - optimal configuration for six disks with single controller Forum SolvedCan I put an x8 RAID controller into an x16 PCIe slot? Forum Slow Performance: 4x OCZ SSDs and Adaptec RAID Controller Forum SolvedIs there a RAID 5 controller card on the market for which its manufacturer has verified its operation with four 4-TB drives? Forum Solved2 Parts: Best SATA III RAID controller and are 2 4 port cards better than 1 8 port? Forum Nas hard disk 3tb raid 5 price Forum Dead desktop with 4 1TB disks in RAID 5 - how do I access them? Forum Raid 1 disks reading without controller and advice about NAS brand Forum SolvedProblem installing jmicron jmb36x raid controller Forum 4 disks in Raid 1 + another disk for OS Forum SolvedWhich x79 MOBO or HW Controller for RAID0 using SSDs? Forum USB RAID controller for 4 8GB USB drives Forum Want to read 4tb disks with XP 32 bit on non raid 8 bay Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !