Help selecting a raid controller/HDs Tags: NAS / RAID Controller Storage Last response: July 5, 2012 8:00 PM in Storage Share morrisrn1060 July 4, 2012 4:46:48 PM Hello, I am looking at building a simple backup server on an old desktop. I am building this on a hp pavilion a747c with thehttp://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?lc=en&cc=us... specs of the MB here I am looking at 1tb HDs in a raid 1 configuration. Based on my understanding I would need a RAID controller but do not need a high end one (or do i). I also do not want to spend extra money on faster HDs that I am unable to utilize. I would appreciate any help. Thanks More about : selecting raid controller hds morrisrn1060 July 5, 2012 8:00:21 PM Anyone? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Selecting the Bootable Disk in Raid ( Help ) Forum Need help for selecting mobo with no RAID/low power Forum SolvedNeed help selecting cpu and mobo Forum SolvedPlease help me on selecting a laptop (4th gen Pentium Quad Core Vs 4th gen ci5) Forum SolvedNeed help selecting a video card. Forum SolvedNeed help selecting PSU Forum SolvedPlz help selecting motherboard? Power issues! Forum SolvedPlz help selecting motherboard? Power issues! Forum SolvedHelp in compatibility of selecting new components. Forum SolvedHelp selecting parts for Building First Gaming PC Forum SolvedI need help selecting more memory to add. Forum SolvedNeed Help Selecting a New PC Case Forum SolvedNeed help on selecting good gaming config? Forum SolvedNeed Help With Selecting Parts for an Old 2007 Build Forum SolvedNeed Help Selecting The Perfect Case (Micro-ATX/Mini-ITX) Forum SolvedHelp selecting new motherboard Forum SolvedHelp selecting a good budget psu Forum Solvedhelp selecting case Forum SolvedHelp selecting a GPU Forum SolvedNeed help selecting a motherboard, I have the rest of the parts Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !