If you've grown up digital like I have, you've no doubt suffered data loss at some point, large or small. If I turn my head to the left, I can gaze longingly at a pair of 250GB hard drives that were in a hardware RAID0. Were. One of the drives failed, taking with it a significant chunk of my personal video work. Ever since that fateful day I've made sure to do a few things to ensure that it never happens again.