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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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I believe while the demise of server attached RAID is greatly exaggerated, market trends show that there will be a migration to slimmer 1U type servers.
With the onboard RAID firmware, the four eSATA ports can be easily configured as four individual ports with RAID 5, RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 10, RAID 1+S, or with no RAID as JBOD (a feature, which combines all four drives into one large capacity hard drive).
Optical RAID was difficult to sell not because the optical media was expensive, but because the drive technology was, according to Michael Schutte, vice president of business development and chief technology officer at Rising Edge Technologies.
Advanced RAID features in the RR2220 also help to protect and enhance technology investments.
For this class of customer, RAID with full redundancy is a must-have.
Another point to consider when planning a RAID array is cable length.
Some RAID subsystems allow a technician to remove a failing hard disk drive without shutting down a server.
While no formal standard specifications on RAID 6 have been published to date, a disk array configuration that can provide failure protection to more than one hard disk is called RAID 6.
Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (AMCC) (NASDAQ:AMCC) will demonstrate high performance and high capacity SATA II RAID solutions for HPC platforms beginning today at the 2006 Supercomputing Conference.
The vast majority of storage systems today employ RAID technology to provide a minimal level of protection against losing a storage system disk drive.
ATTO's new ExpressSAS RAID adapters are the industry's first products with a true low-profile form factor that fit standard-length PCI Express slots, making them ideal for compact and blade server applications where real estate is at a premium, and are the only SAS RAID adapters with hardware RAID 6 and RAID 60 support, protecting valuable customer data against dual drive failures.