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RAID Configurator

This RAID sizing calculator allows to generate and compare configurations for two storage systems based on the provided performance and/or capacity requirements, RAID levels, IO patterns, and disk specifications. Supported RAID levels are RAID0, RAID1, RAID5, RAID6, RAID10 (1+0).

Required System Capacity (GB):
Required System Performance: 
 
RAID Configuration:
Configuration #1
Configuration #2
RAID Type:
Number of drives in a RAID group: 
Single drive performance:
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Drive Capacity (GB):
Read operations (%):

Results:  Configuration #1   Configuration #2 
Required System Capacity (GB)  35003500
Calculated Capacity (GB)  3600 4800
Required System Performance  (IO/s):  10001000
Calculated Performance  (IO/s):  1020 1165.71
RAID Type: RAID 5RAID 6
Reads / Writes (%):  50 / 50 50 / 50
Number of RAID Groups: 34
Number of Drives per RAID Group:  5 6
Total Number of Drives: 15 24
Single Drive Capacity (GB):  300 300
Single RAID Group Capacity (GB):  1200 1200
Single Drive Performance  (IO/s):  170170
Single RAID Group Performance  (IO/s):  340291.43