Storage, Explained - How To Configure Your RAID and File System Pros & Cons. Ideally, one set of duplicated camera media should be kept off site, at a production office, your post facility, or even just at home. Transfer Speed On SetAt this point, I will mention one often overlooked aspect of on-set data workflow when selecting external hard drives.
On set time is critical, and the faster you can offload (ideally to duplicate drives simultaneously), verify and turnaround camera cards, the better. This is important even if you are using enterprise-class shared storage configured with a high level of redundancy, and certainly if using a direct-attached desktop RAID, or other directly attached drives to cut from. Whatever storage you are working from, it important to keep a duplicate of….