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Intel® Rapid Storage Technology (Intel® RST)
Matrix RAID Volumes for Single RAID Arrays

Matrix RAID allows you to create two RAID volumes on a single RAID array. The RAID level combinations available for each I/O controller hub are listed below:

Drive Combination 2-drive RAID 0 2-drive RAID 1 3-drive RAID 0 3-drive RAID 5 4-drive RAID 0 4-drive RAID 5 4-drive RAID 10 5-drive RAID 0 5-drive RAID 5 6-drive RAID 0 6-drive RAID 5
2-drive RAID 0 ICH5R
ICH6R
ICH7R/DH
ICH7MDH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH8M-E
ICH9R/DO
ICH9M-E
ICH10R/DO
PCH
PCHM
ICH5R
ICH6R
ICH7R/DH
ICH7MDH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH8M-E
ICH9R/DO
ICH9M-E
ICH10R/DO
PCH
PCHM
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
2-drive RAID 1 ICH5R
ICH6R
ICH7R/DH
ICH7MDH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH8M-E
ICH9R/DO
ICH9M-E
ICH10R/DO
PCH
PCHM
ICH5R
ICH6R
ICH7R/DH
ICH7MDH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH8M-E
ICH9R/DO
ICH9M-E
ICH10R/DO
PCH
PCHM
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
3-drive RAID 0 N/A N/A ICH6R
ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
ICH6R
ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
3-drive RAID 5 N/A N/A ICH6R
ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
ICH6R
ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
4-drive RAID 0 N/A N/A N/A N/A ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
N/A N/A N/A N/A
4-drive RAID 5 N/A N/A N/A N/A ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
N/A N/A N/A N/A
4-drive RAID 10 N/A N/A N/A N/A ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
ICH7R/DH
ESB2
ICH8R/DH/DO
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
N/A N/A N/A N/A
5-drive RAID 0 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A ESB2
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
ESB2
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
N/A N/A
5-drive RAID 5 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A ESB2
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
ESB2
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
N/A N/A
6-drive RAID 0 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A ESB2
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
ESB2
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
6-drive RAID 5 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A ESB2
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH
ESB2
ICH9R/DO
ICH10R/DO
PCH

This applies to:

Intel® Rapid Storage Technology (Intel® RST)

Solution ID: CS-028610
Last Modified: 07-Oct-2014
Date Created: 03-Dec-2007