How Reliable Are SMART Trips?

How Reliable Are SMART Trips?

Imagine that you check SMART (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology) on your drive and you receive a SMART trip. Should you be replacing your drive immediately? Conversely, if it declares your drive does not have a SMART trip, does it mean that your drive...
RAID Configuration Challenges in Data Storage

RAID Configuration Challenges in Data Storage

As we have seen in an earlier post in the series, disk storage plays a vital role in preserving our data, whether it’s personal files, critical business data, or large-scale databases. RAID configurations have become an indispensable component of modern data storage,...

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