1.2 Petabytes on a Raspberry Pi (Part 2)

1.2 Petabytes on a Raspberry Pi (Part 2)

Sometimes you have to go slow to go fast—with 60 hard drives on 1 Raspberry Pi, I found a way to make it run in RAID! It’s not the fastest storage server in town, but it’s good for about 70 MB/sec write speeds and sucks down about 500 Watts of power. Many...
Rack mounted mini ITX Raspberry Pi cluster

Rack mounted mini ITX Raspberry Pi cluster

Let’s rack up the Turing Pi 2 4-node Raspberry Pi cluster! Thanks to MyElectronics.nl for the beautiful 2U mini ITX case. Used in this video (some links are affiliate links): – Turing Pi 2: https://turingpi.com – IO Shield design on Thingiverse:...
Can these boards replace the Raspberry Pi CM4?

Can these boards replace the Raspberry Pi CM4?

There are two new Rockchip RK3566-based Compute Module 4 competitors, the Radxa CM3, and the Pine64 SOQuartz. Should you go buy one of these instead of a Raspberry Pi? Maybe, but not yet. I’ll explain why. Mentioned in this video: – Radxa CM3:...
This Raspberry Pi has the most I/O EVER!

This Raspberry Pi has the most I/O EVER!

Alftel’s Seaberry has ELEVEN PCI Express slots; and four of them are two-lane. It’s all powered by a Raspberry Pi Compute Module for, but *how*? Mentioned in the video (some links are affiliate links): – Seaberry on Tindie:...
$5,000 Raspberry Pi server

$5,000 Raspberry Pi server

Check out this video’s sponsor, Lambda: https://lambdalabs.com Radxa’s Taco, along with a boatload of SSDs, is the new gold standard Raspberry Pi-based NAS. But my 48TB SSD NAS build is probably a dumb idea. Why? Well, watch the video and find out!...