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Dell PERC 5/E controller Partition Limit Issue

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This is a storage question in relation to the Dell PERC 5/E controller card. We need to increase our storage from 5.5TB to 20TB without going to a SAN. We are looking into purchasing an MD1000 with the PERC 5/E however we are running in to an issue that seems common with all 32 bit controllers. A 2TB partition limit and we want to use 750GB drives which causes wasted space with this limitation. Is there any way around the 2TB limit?


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