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Publishing (starting) a Transparent RAID array

Pre-requisite Creating a Transparent RAID array System state prior to publishing the array Transparent RAID arrays can easily be started and stopped at any time and without having to reboot the system. Transparent RAID, in its core functionality, does not pool your drives into a single volume. Instead, Transparent RAID is focused on providing you  Full Article…

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Performance tuning in Transparent RAID

Pre-requisite Maintaining a Transparent RAID array Default Performance Settings The default configuration on a fresh install of Transparent RAID represents the best case scenario for data integrity. The reason behind all this is to create a safer introduction to Transparent RAID. RAID, whether it be software RAID or hardware RAID has some inherent vulnerabilities when  Full Article…

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RAID Expansion in Transparent RAID

Pre-requisite Creating a Log RAID Configuration Online Expansion vs Offline Expansion The Transparent RAID platform is extremely powerful in that almost all operations can be executed while the array is either online or offline. An array can be expanded while the array is live and being accessed by other applications. Doing things while the array  Full Article…

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RAID Contraction in Transparent RAID

Pre-requisite Creating a Log RAID Configuration Online Contraction vs Offline Contraction The Transparent RAID platform is extremely powerful in that almost all operations can be executed while the array is either online or offline. However, RAID Contraction is the exception and can only be executed in Offline mode. Contracting an array (removing an existing data  Full Article…

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