Are hardware vendors starting to bail on FreeBSD ... ?

Francisco Reyes lists at
Wed Jun 28 09:09:42 UTC 2006

Atom Powers writes:

> Yes. All the servers I'm installing this year will have SATA drives
> (and 3ware RAID controllers). The Western Digital Raptor drives are
> every bit as good as the SCSI drives I used to get.

Perhaps as the ones you used to get, but not as good as you can get.

Dont get me wrong.. I can get approval to go SCSI since our machines need at 
least 1T+ (the storage machines), but looking at the benchmarks at 
storagereview ( shows there is still a significant 
performance difference between SCSI and SATA. 

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