I am looking into converting my hard disk storage to Linux RAID and would like to upgrade my motherboard, but I wanted to ask phoronix users what is the current overall best chipset for high disk performance and Linux. I am currently running an AMD AM2 nforce4 motherboard and the performance is moderate.
Here are some PTS results:
Here is a quick hadparm -Tt test:
Thanks for any advice.
Timing cached reads: 2418 MB in 2.00 seconds = 1210.55 MB/sec
Timing buffered disk reads: 228 MB in 3.03 seconds = 75.34 MB/sec