What is raid and do I need it to run one ssd? Tags: SSD NAS / RAID Storage Last response: January 29, 2013 4:42 PM in Storage Share NotSoHonestAbe January 29, 2013 4:22:47 PM I'm getting an SSD, and I have no idea what raid us. What is it? And do I need it for one SSD? More about : raid run ssd sneak_stealth January 29, 2013 4:42:22 PM RAID is putting multiple hard drives or solid state drives together in an array. Typically RAID will need a minimum of two drives. With that being said you do not need RAID to have a(n) SSD m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI need to take change one storage drive to 3 and install RAID 5 without having to touch my OS drive (it is a 2nd drive running Forum What is Better two 16GB SSD in Raid or one 40gb ssd? Forum SolvedWhat is an SSD and do I need one if I want to build a PC? Forum Solvedis it better to get 2 ssd and put them in raid or one big ssd Forum Solved2 SSD's One Partition? Without Raid 0 Forum SolvedNeed advice: PCIe SSD vs SSD in Raid 0 Forum SolvedCan I set up RAID 0 with two HDD and one SSD as boot drive? Forum Solvedraid 0 2 arays one ssd one hdd Forum SolvedOne of three hard drives on RAID array failed- can't find original model- what should I be looking for in a hard drive? Forum How too RAID 1 w/ two 1 TB HDS or one SSD and two 1 TB HDS in RAID or??? Forum Solvedcan 2 different brand SSD run RAID0? Forum Solvedtwo ssd's in raid0 and one hdd in raid1, possible? Forum move data from 2 ssd in raid 0 to one bigger ssd Forum SolvedTransfer one OS/program SSD -to- two SSDs in RAID0 Forum SolvedOne 256GB SSD or 2 X 120GB RAID0 SSD? Forum SolvedMy ssd is running on RAID in bios...not AHCI....reinstall windows? Forum Solvedis RAID 0 recommended for a Windows Virtual Machine on a Macbook-Pro with two (2) Samsung SSD 840 Pro 256GB & what size stripe Forum Solveddo i absolutely need to use a raid set up on the 2 HDD's if i have 1 SSD and 2 HDD? Forum What kind of PC would one need to run a game like Killzone 2? Forum SolvedNeed advice on Raid 1+0 with 4 hard drives with SSD Cache (Intel Smart Response Technology) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !