raidz2 raidz1 configuration

  1. ninjaneer68

    Question on expanding zpool ( raidz1 )

    I have a 12 bay server I put freenas on. I think I just messed up expanding my storage. I currently have 8 drives now which are 2 sets of raidz1-0 and raidz1-2 I just added 3 more drives and extended my previous volume with the three drives I just purchased. I am thinking I messed up and should...
  2. S

    Need advice on drives/drive set up. 10 bay nas.

    Hey All, i just got myself the following set-up: Fractal Design R4 65 Supermicro X10SL7-F Motherboard Xeon E3-1230 V3 CPU Kingston 2x 8gb KVR16E11/8 ECC RAM Corsair RM 550w PSU USE Case: Photo/Video storage and editing off the NAS. so i would like 500MB + speeds Will be be building 10...
  3. Artion

    10 drives - 1 vdev RAIDZ2 vs 2 vdev RAIDZ1

    Hi, I'm trying to figure out the differences (benefits/drawbacks) of the two configurations in the topic. Any help is welcome. Used this for some comparison and comes out that there is a difference of just 3% in space allocation in favor to the 2 vdev Z1 configuration (61,28% vs 58,36% usable...