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Can anyone recommend a USB 3.0 adapter for my older Dell server? It does not have PCI express (PCIe) so I was looking for PCI or PCIX. I have been burned in the past installing "desktop" class drives on servers (i.e. blue screens under heavy load) so I would rather pay more to get something reliable.

We are hoping to get better speed on our backups to an external drive, even 10% improvement would be worth it.

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What is the model of the Dell server you are running? – Zoredache Dec 31 '10 at 5:14
    
It's a dell poweredge 1750. – Anonymous Dec 31 '10 at 13:37

Addonics have released a PCI USB 3.0 card.

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