Apache-Talk @lexa.ru 

Inet-Admins @info.east.ru 

Filmscanners @halftone.co.uk 

Security-alerts @yandex-team.ru 

nginx-ru @sysoev.ru 

   


   


   















      :: Filmscanners
Filmscanners mailing list archive (filmscanners@halftone.co.uk)

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[filmscanners] Re: Slightly OT: Hard Drive Speed



Thanks for answering my query and your input and views.

Art

Moreno Polloni wrote:

>>>How much faster is the best SCSI (Ultra wide?) than current ATA 100 7200
>>>
> rpm technology?  Is it worth the extra hassle of SCSI?
>
> The best SCSI drives run at 15k. They are really fast. I don't have any
> comparative benchmarks, but the drives are expensive, and the benefits to
> you really depend on the application at hand and the drive configuration. A
> pair of large striped IDE drives delivers performance that most people find
> perfectly adequate for image editing. A 100 meg file can be opened in about
> 4 seconds. That's acceptable to most people. The only SCSI drives I sell
> these days are for server storage (where SCSI, for various reasons, is a
> better solution).


----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Unsubscribe by mail to listserver@halftone.co.uk, with 'unsubscribe 
filmscanners'
or 'unsubscribe filmscanners_digest' (as appropriate) in the message title or 
body




 




Copyright © Lexa Software, 1996-2009.