March 2 2015: Redundant Array of Independent Disks or RAID is a standard technique followed by enterprise data centres, where data is saved simultaneously on two or more separate hard drives, so that if one fails, another kicks in.
With personal storage exceeding 1-2 terabytes these days, our own file are no less valuable -- and WD ( Western Digital) has just launched the first portable, external dual-drive storage and backup solution, the MyPassport Pro for Mac systems.
The tough aluminum casing encloses 2 drives delivering 2TB ( Rs 24,000 ) or 4 TB ( Rs 33,000). The Mac's Thunderbolt connector ensures high speed data transfer at over 230 MBPS -- twice as fast as a USB3.0 cable.
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