RAID Configuration

Looking for suggestions on a raid configuration for a server with eight 72 gb sas hard drives and 2 gig's of ram and 3.2 processor.

I am going to use it as an application server, maybe ftp server....
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nice! you have lots of room to play....
mputnam31Author Commented:
So I don't want RAID 0 becuase I need fault tolerance.  The article only talks about RAID 0.
mputnam31Author Commented:
What I thought of doing is:

Array A RAID 0+1
Array B RAID 0+1

and the rest RAID 5
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the article talks about all raid levels up to 50! click on the links up the top

mputnam31Author Commented:
mputnam31Author Commented:
Great article.  Looks like RAID 5 of course... Initial instinct but thought I remembered someone saying to mix it up.

RAID5 seems to be the all round winner in most cases i think, often you will find two RAID5 setups are ideal

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