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Windows 7: Hardware RAID vs Software RAID

View Poll Results: Which type of RAID is your favorite?
Software RAID 1 2 28.57%
Hardware RAID 1 0 0%
Hardware RAID 0 3 42.86%
Hardware RAID 10 2 28.57%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 7. You may not vote on this poll

11 Mar 2014   #41
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

I'm using Raid0 because of my SSD Caching with Intel Smart Response, otherwise i'll prefer RAID1 with 2 HDDs to prevents data loss over one drive failure.


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14 Mar 2014   #42
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

Ha!

Speaking Raid, i bump onto this Article ID: 2913050 few times ago...It's no hotfix but a registry settings to apply so care backing-up!

-Article ID: 2913050 - Last Review: December 19, 2013 - Revision: 3.0
Mirrored RAID volumes report Resynching status after you restart Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2.

More infos:
Mirrored RAID volumes report Resynching status after you restart Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2
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14 Mar 2014   #43
Computer0304

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit/Windows 8 64-bit/Win7 Pro64-bit
 
 

Hmm, Brink fixed the poll a few hours ago but seems it reverted itself back to its original state.
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14 Mar 2014   #44
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Computer0304 View Post
Which is better: Software RAID 1 using Windows or Hardware RAID 1 using a RAID controller? Do either of them allow you to move the drive to another computer?
Do you mean a totally different type of computer or an identical unit ?
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14 Mar 2014   #45
Computer0304

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit/Windows 8 64-bit/Win7 Pro64-bit
 
 

Answers to both please.
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