Comments on Building an ESXi computer for home2013-05-13T18:09:58Zhttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/it-consultant/building-an-esxi-computer-for-home/feed/atom/By: ConnollygConnollyghttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/it-consultant/?p=99#comment-292009-01-15T22:01:40Z2009-01-15T22:01:40ZCCK,
All RAID is implemented in Software! its just that if you want it to perform and not consume your host CPU cycles then that software sits in an external controller, maybe in a PCI slot or in an external box.
The software in these external controllers is normally described as firmware.
]]>By: ComputerConsultingKitComputerConsultingKithttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/it-consultant/?p=99#comment-272009-01-14T19:35:19Z2009-01-14T19:35:19ZSoftware RAID has historically always lagged hardware RAID in performance. I wonder if that’ll ever change?!? Thanks for the post