RAID

Redundant Arrays of Independent Disks + Redundant Arrays of Independent Drives + Redundant Arrays of Inexpensive Disks

RAID

Redundant Array of Independent Disks - a method used to standardise and categorise fault-tolerant disk systems.

RAID

Redundant Array of Independent (or inexpensive) Disks; a collection of storage disks with a controller (or controllers) to manage the storage of data on the disks.

raid

  1. a sudden short attack
  2. an attempt by speculators to defraud investors

RAID

RAID (originally redundant array of inexpensive disks; now commonly redundant array of independent disks) is a data storage virtualization technology that combines multiple disk drive components into a logical unit for the purposes of data redundancy or performance improvement. Data is distributed across the drives in one of several ways, referred...
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raid

[n] - an attempt by speculators to defraud investors 2. [v] - search without warning, make a sudden surprise attack on 3. [v] - take over (a company) by buying a controlling interest of its stock 4. [v] - search for something needed or desired
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Raid

• (n.) A hostile or predatory incursion; an inroad or incursion of mounted men; a sudden and rapid invasion by a cavalry force; a foray. • (v. t.) To make a raid upon or into; as, two regiments raided the border counties. • (n.) An attack or invasion for the purpose of making arrests, seizing property, or plundering; as, a raid of th...
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Raid

[gaming] A raid is a type of mission in a video game in which either a very large number of people (larger than the normal team size set by the game), or a small number of people with exceptional skill, attempt to defeat a boss monster of a higher magnitude of difficulty than other monsters found within the game world. This type of objectiv...
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Raid

[insecticide] Raid is the brand name of a line of insecticide products produced by S. C. Johnson & Son, first launched in 1956. The initial active ingredient was the first synthetic pyrethroid, allethrin. Raid derivatives aimed at particular invertebrate species can contain other active agents such as the more toxic cyfluthrin, another synt...
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Raid

[military] Raid, also known as depredation, is a military tactic or operational warfare mission which has a specific purpose and is not normally intended to capture and hold terrain, but instead finish with the raiding force quickly retreating to a previous defended position prior to enemy forces being able to respond in a co-ordinated mann...
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Raid

Raid (rād) noun [ Icelandic reiĆ° a riding, raid; akin to English road . See Road a way.] 1. A hostile or predatory incursion; an inroad or incursion of mounted men; a sudden and rapid invasion by a cavalry force; a foray. « Marauding chief! his sole delight Th...
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Raid

Raid transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Raided ; present participle & verbal noun Raiding .] To make a raid upon or into; as, two regiments raided the border counties.
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RAID

In computing, arrays of disks are each connected to a controller that can be configured in different ways, depending on the application. RAID 1 is, for example, disk mirroring, while RAID 6 spreads every character between disks. RAID is intended to improve data security, and can also improve performance
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Raid

On the Stock Exchange, a situation where an individual or company makes a hostile bid to take over another company by buying a controlling interest in the company's shares
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Raid

RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) is a method in computing in which data stored on a hard disk is transparently spread across several disks rather than a single disk.
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Raid

Raid group
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raid

rampage
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RAID

Redundant Array of Independent Devices -- a system for ensuring data integrity by storing data on multiple disk drives.
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RAID

Redundant Array of Independent Disks. On a computer, a way of storing data by spreading it across multiple disks, therefore providing greater security, faster access, etc
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RAID

Redundant Array of Independent Disks(RAID) - A way of storing the same data in different places (thus, redundantly) on multiple hard disks. By placing data on multiple disks, I/O operations can overlap in a balanced way, improving performance. Since multiple disks increases the mean time between failure (MTBF), storing data redundantly also increas...
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RAID

Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks
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RAID

Redundant Array of Inexpensive disks is a fault tolerant method of storing data, meaning that a failure can occur and the system will still function.
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RAID

Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks, details ...
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RAID

Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks. A bank of hard disks which is usually an extension to a computer system. Data is organised on the disks such that the failure of any single disk does not cause a total loss of data. This enables the system to continue in use while the faulty disk is replaced.
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RAID

Redundant array of inexpensive disks. This a technology of connecting a number of hard drives into one mass storage device, which can be used, among other things, for digital recording of video images.
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