[Beowulf] Consumer vs. Enterprise Hard Drives in Clusters
Lux, James P
james.p.lux at jpl.nasa.gov
Fri Jan 23 16:08:05 EST 2009
Subject: Re: [Beowulf] Consumer vs. Enterprise Hard Drives in Clusters
> * Dramatically better vibration resistance. > is
Wouldn't the effect of vibrations from multiple drives depend
greatly on the mechanical properties of the bay enclosure and
the chassis itself?
For example, I have a 16 bay enclosure that's
built like a tank (I know because I dropped it once). I would
think that the vibration of one drive would barely be noticed
...stiffer and stronger might actually transmit vibration better and be worse!
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