Precision 390 Workstation Intel RAID with SSD?

Discussion in 'Dell' started by W, Jul 3, 2013.

  1. W

    W Guest

    I have a Precision 390 workstation using the Intel RAID for the SATA boot
    device. Is it safe to use the Intel software RAID with SSD drives? I
    have Windows XP installed.

    If the RAID is constantly doing background testing and writing to the drive,
    I assume that could create problems for an SSD, which has a limited number
    of writes available to it.

    I'm concerned about higher risk of data loss on an SSD if I don't use some
    kind of RAID.
     
    W, Jul 3, 2013
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    Ben Myers Guest

    I wouldn't do it... Ben Myers
     
    Ben Myers, Jul 6, 2013
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