Definitions for "Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks"
Keywords:  raid, tolerance, backup, disk, fault
A cluster of computer disks for the storage of data, RAID provides good throughput rates and also provides backup in case a single disk fails.
A RAID is a multi disk system where one or more of the disks provides fault tolerance. A RAID should be able to withstand disk failure and have the ability to reconstruct the data from a failed disk. See Just a Bunch Of Disks.
A method of combining several small disk drives to make one large logical drive at a reasonable price without losing reliability.
Keywords:  refurbish
Restart/recovery systems Risk Transfer