Subject Re: [firebird-support] Re: Raid 0 or not ?
Author Aage Johansen
Milan Babuskov wrote:
> ...
> With a proper backup strategy, no. However, nice thing about RAID1 is
> robustness. If one of the disks fail, your customer's system is still
> operational, and you have enough time to replace it instead of having to
> drive to their data center in the middle of the night, for example.
> And you can then activate a new disk in mirror without having to pull
> stuff from backup and risk that you missed some part of the setup.
> IMHO, RAID1 is just like Firebird: good for people who like to sleep at
> night. :)


RAID 0 might be a solution for a ReadOnly database where you just can
reload the whole thing.

Aage J.