Two Papers on RAIDs
Katz, Randy H.
Patterson, David A.
Technical Report Identifier: CSD-88-479
Abstract: A RAID is a Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disk, a new way to organize small format disk devices to drastically increase I/O bandwidth.
In this technical report, we describe the RAID concept, the basic RAID levels, a more detailed analysis of RAID performance on reliability, and our initial prototyping plans.