How to Configure a RAID HDD Array in Linux

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Got spare hard disk drives that you want to use more efficiently with your Linux computer? RAID can provide a performance boost, or add redundancy, depending on how it’s configured. Let’s take a quick dive into the multi-disk world. RAID 101 A Redundant Array of Inexpensive (or Independent) Disks (RAID) is a collection of drives working cohesively to provide benefit to a system. These benefits can either be performance, redundancy or both. The usual configurations you will come across are RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 6, and RAID 10. We’ve summarized them below. Other configurations exist, but these…

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