What Is RAID

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  1. Adamsappleone

    Adamsappleone U.S.Navy D.A.V.

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    The article covers Advantages of RAID, RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 0+1, RAID 10 or 1+0, RAID 5, Software vs. Hardware RAID and Drive Selection

    What is RAID?
     
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    The basic fundamental of RAID is "striping", a method of concatenating multiple drives into one logical storage unit.
     
  3. NaiyaShamiso

    NaiyaShamiso New Member

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    Striping is just one part of RAID. Mirroring and parody is another aspect of RAID. Most SATA interface cards have RAID functionality.
     

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