How do I manage my SafeAV RAID configurations?

If you purchased a workstation from us with your SafeAV, Ocean Systems pre-configured your SafeAV RAID(s) per your requests. Your SafeAV RAID(s) and related hard drives are configured and managed using the ArcHTTP web interface, which is installed along with the RAID controller’s drivers.  To access ArcHTTP go to START > Programs > MRAID > […]

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Is SafeAV faster than my NVMe SSD storage?

Yes, SafeAV is faster.  If you’re using M.2 or PCIe NVMe you know that a single NVMe drive is blazing fast, capable of up to 3,500 MB/s. We use M.2 NVMe in our workstations for this very reason; however, a SAS3 attached SafeAV is faster.

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How much usable storage is there w/6TB drives using RAID 6?

SafeAV can be configured with 6TB Western Digital Enterprise class drives.  Each SafeAV is configured with a hot-swappable spare drive, such that should any drive fail the hot-swappable drive is immediately put into service to replace the failing drive.  Below are the usable storage numbers when SafeAV is configured with 6TB drives: 8-Bay SafeAV – […]

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