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Can I run the OS in my server off of a PCI-E adapter?


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I am looking at adding an ssd for OS use in my little acer.  Can I use a PCI-E adapter to put an ssd in it and use for OS/Boot drive?  Then, I would use the 4 hotswaps for storage.


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