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    SubjectRe: Minutes from Feb 21 LSE Call
    On Sun, Feb 23, 2003 at 07:31:26PM -0800, Gerrit Huizenga wrote:
    >> But most people don't connect big machines to IDE drive subsystems.
    On Sun, Feb 23, 2003 at 08:02:46PM -0800, Larry McVoy wrote:
    > 3ware controllers. They look like SCSI to the host, but use cheap IDE
    > drives on the back end. Really nice cards. runs on one.

    A quick back of the napkin estimate guesstimates that this 3ware stuff
    would max at 6 racks of disks on NUMA-Q or 3/8 of a rack per node
    (ignoring cabling, which looks infeasible, but never mind that), which
    is a smaller capacity than I remember FC having. NUMA-Q's a bit
    optimistic for 3ware because it has buttloads of PCI slots in
    comparison to more modern machines.

    -- wli
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