what is hard drive parity

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by JayUK20, Aug 11, 2010.

  1. JayUK20

    JayUK20 New Member

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    One thing about RAID is that I do not understand what parity is, can anyone explain it?
     
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  3. Notes_Bloke

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    This site may help you to understand parity.

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  4. Beerbaron

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    It basically detects errors in the data to ensure its not corrupt after transmission
     
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