In reviewing some vendor proposals for a new system I have one vendor not
recommending a 515 with its maximum of 8 disk drives (mirrored). They say
at this number of drives the normal CPW rating of 3800 is driven down to
I have never heard of a CPW rating being driven down that far before due to
disk arm limitations. Is this something anyone else has heard or
experienced? (We don't need the 3800 CPW - it's overkill for us - but
don't know if coming down to only 800 would be a problem).
This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2015 by MIDRANGE dot COM and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available here. If you have questions about this, please contact