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I'm building a Win2k8 backup machine with a removable SATA drive enclosure. The idea is that each week someone will pull out a drive and pop another one in. I need this to work without having to manually rescan disks or reboot. My question is which SATA controller would you recommend that has good hot-swapping ability?

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+1 -- I too would love to see an answer to this! – Nate Jul 29 '10 at 18:38

Any hardware controller from the 3Ware 9xxx series will do fine, for example 9650-SE4LP.

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