Which RAID type would you use to stripe data across multiple drives, including parity data?
A) RAID 0
B) RAID 1
C) RAID 5
D) RAID 1+0
E) Is the data black with white parity stripes, or white with black parity stripes?
The answer: C) RAID 5
RAID 5 stripes data across multiple drives, similar to RAID 0. RAID 5 also includes parity data, so any single drive failure would not affect data availability.
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The throughput and redundancy advantages of RAID are used in numerous computer systems. In this video, you’ll learn about RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, and RAID 1+0.