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What does RAID stand for?

RAID stands for Redundant Array of Independent Disks

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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The DX30 significantly improves backup and restore times and the confidence in completing a successful backup within the backup window by incorporating Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID) protected disks into the backup data path.
DDF Submitted to INCITS for ANSI Fast-Track Review Aimed at Making RAID Storage More Flexible and Easier to Manage and Implement E[acute accent]The Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) today announced the approval of the Common Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID) Disk Data Format (DDF) architecture.
Aimed at PC gamers and digital library users who are increasingly turning to disk arrays to boost performance and protect large volumes of irreplaceable data, the TD6405 solves the reliability risks associated with simple striped redundant array of independent disks (RAID) systems in performance desktop PCs and workstations, while dramatically simplifying installation and usability as compared to other hardware and software based desktop RAID solutions.
Established in 1992 and headquartered in San Diego, the company has developed a comprehensive line of network storage products and services, including CD-ROM servers and towers, DVD servers, Jukeboxes, CDR solutions, Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID) and Storage Area Network (SAN) systems.