Originally Posted by The Mad Mule
Well, the chances are greater, because you're running two hard drives, so either one could die (although they shouldn't!).
Would the the increased chance for failure be due to having the laptop in constant movement i.e.. work home work home or would it be just the set up of Raid 0? My IT admin insinuated that Raid 0 is risky as it is but taking it mobile is increasing the that risk unnecessarily.
This may be my ignorance showing but wouldn't the drive failure on a single drive configuration be the same as a Raid 0 in a mobile environment, other than the fact you have 2 drives that increases the odds slightly?
--- Also has anyone used the new 500g Seagate?