Following a critical HDD failure at the weekend, I decided that I would setup my DS415Play again with SHR rather than just single storage pools on each of the 4 disks that are installed. When I originally set up the DS415, I was testing various packages such as Plex so didn't pay much...
I have 4 4 TB hard disks and until now they they are configured as RAID 10. I am wondering how people cycle/expand disk? Say if I want to upgrade to 8 TB HD over the time? How do you know the order to change them?
There is still open question from my side: Is SHR better than RAID an when?
To be sure I will use SHR1 for specific type of SHR (mentioned in Synology web as SHR), otherwise SHR is general term. Also valid for RAID.
1. SHR1 vs RAID1 - two identical disk - single disk redundancy for both of...
I’m looking to pickup a RS1619xs+ for my business. I recently purchased a DS718+ for a client of mine, where I’m using SHR1 for raid.
I like the SHR raid type because you can later add bigger drives and then expand the volume.
With the xs models SHR is not available due to the fact this is...