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New disk - RAID5 or RAID1+0

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I have 10 new 300GB SCSI drives that will be the new storage for our primary file server.  Rougly 15-20GB changed data daily.

Would you create two 5-disk RAID 5 arrays or perhaps a single RAID1+0 array?
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