Now up is scintillating coverage of the HGST 8TB Ultrastar He8 Hard Drive:
- Overview of HGST 8TB Ultrastar He8 Hard Drive
- HGST Ultrastar He8: Sample Variation
- HGST Ultrastar He8: Performance vs Transfer Size
- HGST Ultrastar He8: RAID-4 and RAID-5 Compared 3/4/5 Drives
- HGST Ultrastar He8: RAID 0 Striping
- HGST Ultrastar He8: RAID 1+0
RAID performance of all flavors with SoftRAID is impressively scalable in the superlative OWC Thunderbay 4, which is wonderful since Disk Utility is no longer a realistic option*. SoftRAID is included in the purchase of the OWC Thunderbay 4 RAID-5 edition.
* With the lobotomy that Apple performed on Disk Utility in OS El Capitan, shamefully and unprofessionally leaving OS X RAID users hung out to dry, SoftRAID is the only realistic choice for RAID on OS X today since Disk Utility won’t even show RAID status any more.