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Archive for June, 2007

RAID 6

I have been quite busy lately, but I managed to buy myself a RAID 6 system. I used to have a RAID 5 with 4 harddrives but I guess that’s just not secure enough. I am a lazy person, so I am sure that I won’t replace a broken hard disk immediately. With RAID 5, I would run into the problem of losing all my data as soon as a second hard disk fails. That’s why I decided to upgrade to an RAID 6, where 2 hard disk can fail.

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