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 Need help for selecting mobo with no RAID/low power 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 SolvedHelp selecting new motherboard Forum SolvedHelp selecting a good budget psu Forum Solvedhelp selecting case Forum SolvedHelp selecting a GPU Forum SolvedSelecting an Air Cooler for FX 8320...Need help Forum SolvedHelp in selecting mobo Forum SolvedHelp selecting my first TV Forum SolvedNeed help for selecting a graphic card Forum SolvedHelp selecting Modem Router Forum SolvedNeed help selecting cpu that will last for a few years. Forum SolvedNeed help selecting motherboard drivers! Are some of these duplicate? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !