RAID

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RAID

abbreviation for redundant array of inexpensive disks, a computer data storage system with rapid access time and enhanced fault tolerance.
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As the market leader in IEEE1394 (FireWire) and USB interface controllers for direct attached storage applications, Oxford Semiconductor has shipped more than 10 million devices, and today supplies all of the world's major external storage manufacturers.
A SWAN deployment is the natural evolution and convergence of the industry's accepted storage topologies including Direct Attached Storage (DAS), Storage Area Networks (SAN), and Network Attached Storage (NAS).
IT executives, administrators, end-users and students were educated on a variety of storage networking concepts including: Direct Attached Storage (DAS), Disaster Recovery (DR), IP Storage, Storage Infrastructure, Network Attached Storage (NAS), and Storage Area Networks (SANs).
The ECCS fault tolerant storage product line can be upgraded from a Direct Attached Storage to a Network Attached Storage or a Storage Area Network using equipment as part of the upgrade, thereby protecting that investment, another ECCS exclusive.