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    USB 3.0 Hub that charges (2A+) AND syncs data all ports

    For the life of me I cannot find a USB 3.0 hub that both charges and syncs data across all the ports. I see either: Data Ports (1A Power) Power Ports (2A Power) These are split either 4/1 or 4/3/1 or some bizarre arrangement. I have an Iphone 6s+, Ipad Air, and multiple USB devices but I...
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    Fibre Switches: Talk to Me

    Looking at getting some used 24bay storage systems that run on Fibre Channel. I believe they support 2/4 and I'd like to push them to 4GBps preferred. Now my experience with fibre channel is limited, I've used it know all about the WWN and the fun/hilarity that ensues with them. My question...
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    1.5 Petabytes: Swiftstack In Pictures

    At my job we use a ton of storage. Ridiculous amount scattered all over the place in SAN, NAS, local disk. Year upon year it's been added on piecemeal until we finally realized we are spending more on power and expansion than just doing it "right". The new paradigm (BINGO!) is to consolidate...
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    WTB: 500 3TB. Need vendor advice

    Without getting into too much detail. I have a project that requires 500 3TB 7200 RPM SATA 6gbps hard drives. No Green drives, they won't work and will die faster. Those of you on here I'm sure have contacts out in the field that could quote me a price for all of them. They do not need to...
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    WinXP+Dynamic discs+USB2.0=RAID?

    Ok i found the hack to allow windows Xp pro to do raid 5 from toms hardware. I bought 4 IDE hard drives (size is irrelevant) and wanted to put them in an external 4 bay IDE enclosure and hook it upto via usb 2.0 (addonics STorage Tower). Now I read that windows doesn't allow creation of...
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    667 vs 533 does it make that big of a difference?

    Ok, so I ordered a new Dell laptop. It's got a 667mhz FSB yet it comes with DDR2 533mhz RAM. Now I'm looking to order some more memory and was told that the 533mhz will run it just fine with no issues, but the stuff I run is very CPU intensive (WoW, Video editing,etc). Does it matter if I get...
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    What's causing my FPS to die? HD? AGP?

    Ok, I've got the following: MB:MSI 875P CPU: 2.4G P4 800FSB RAM:1GB Crucial 400 VGA:radeon 9800pro 256mb HD: Pair of Samsung 160GB SATA in a raid 1 OS: Windows XP SP2 Now I installed this thing as a RAID1 in the SATA bios that comes with the board. I updated the bios to get it to...
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    need to use a PCMCIA card in my floppy bay

    ok got a small form factor (NOT HTPC!!!) pc and it holy takes halfheight PCI cards. I need to shove a wirless adaptor in there and thought "Hey why not use a PCMCIA adaptor!" so I went out searching and only found drives that were either scsi or ISA that will not work with my setup. I need...
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