My previous posting (Don't get burned by RAID Zero) on RAID Level Zero was a warning - both that it can be dangerous and that you may inadvertently be using it.
To make an analogy, consider the old joke regarding the purchase of a yacht. The potential buyer asks how much the yacht costs and the seller responds "If you have to ask, you can't afford it." In the current context: if you don't know what RAID Zero is, you shouldn't be using it.
But, the devil is in the details.
The danger with … Read more