Grab your drive and go, is a lot easier said than done if you are worrying about the safety of your hard drive. All the shooting you do needs to be protected and the Rugged RAID from LaCie will withstand hits in the field and in transit, while providing RAID 0 or RAID 1 benefits.
Is the extra speed and reliability of a Solid State boot drive enough to edit video? Are external drives for backups still needed? While these questions seem fairly simple, a closer look at workflows show that the answers aren’t the same for every editor and every project.
Thunderbolt 2 is Intel’s newest and fastest way to transfer your data and allows you to stream and transfer 4K video at the same time. G-technology, Promise Technology, and LaCie have each almost-simultaneously released a Thunderbolt 2 RAID drive marketed toward the creative professional. So how do you know which one to choose?