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Ubuntu Server Essentials by Abdelmonam Kouka

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The advanced installation

Much of the Ubuntu Server installation process fulfils a majority of user needs, and it is used in the same manner by most of the users (newbie or advanced), but the part that requires much more attention and which is customized by many advanced system administrators depending on their needs is the partitioning step. In this section, we will have a look at how to perform an advanced partitioning for a specific hard disk schema.

Using RAID

The RAID technology (an acronym for Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks) refers to the techniques used to distribute data across multiple hard drives (creating a storage unit from several hard disks). The unit thus created has an improved fault tolerance (high availability) or a greater ...

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