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Storage and Security On the Go: 6 External Hard Drives

Test Configuration

Hardware
ProcessorIntel Pentium 4, 2.0 GHz256 kB L2 Cache (Willamette)
MotherboardIntel 845EBTIntel 845E ChipsetBIOS BT84520A.86A.0024.P10
RAM256 MB DDR/PC2100, CL2.0Micron/Crucial
Controlleri845E UltraDMA/100-Controller (ICH4)On-Board USB 2.0 (ICH4)On-Board FireWire 1394aCentury Global 1394b V1
Graphics CardATI Radeon AGP, 32 MB SDRAM
Network3COM 905TX PCI 100 MBitMicronet GbE SP698A 8-Port Switch
OSWindows XP Professional 5.10.2600,Service Pack 1
Benchmarks & Measurements
Performance Measurementsc't h2benchw 3.6
Graphics Driver5.1.2001.0 (Windows XP Standard)
IDE DriverIntel Application Accelerator 2.3
DirectX Version9.0a
Screen Resolution1024x768, 32 Bit, 85 Hz