Raid


Raid

Raid or RAID may refer to:

* RAID (Redundant Array of Independent/Inexpensive Disks), a system of multiple hard drives for sharing or replicating data.
* RAID (NGO) (Rights & Accountability in Development), a UK-based NGO which seeks to promote corporate accountability, fair investment and good governance
* Raid (insecticide), a consumer insecticide marketed by S.C. Johnson & Son
* Raid (military), a sudden attack behind an enemy's lines without the intention of holding ground
* Raid (gaming), a type of mission in a video game where a very large number of people combine forces to defeat a boss
* Dawn raid, a police action involving the entering of a house with the intent to capture personnel or evidence, which takes place early in the morning
* Corporate raid, a type of hostile takeover in business
* Recherche Assistance Intervention Dissuasion, a counter-terrorist unit of the French National Police
* Panty raid, a prankish raid by male college students on the living quarters of female students to steal panties as trophies
* Raid (band), a Tennessee based band


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  • raid — raid …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • RAID — ist ein Akronym für engl. „Redundant Array of Independent Disks“, also „Redundante Anordnung unabhängiger Festplatten“ (ursprünglich engl. „Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks“; deutsch „Redundante Anordnung kostengünstiger Festplatten“; was aus …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • RAID 5 — RAID (informatique) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Raid. En informatique, le mot RAID désigne une technologie permettant de stocker des données sur de multiples disques durs afin d améliorer, en fonction du type de RAID choisi, la tolérance… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Raid 5 — RAID (informatique) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Raid. En informatique, le mot RAID désigne une technologie permettant de stocker des données sur de multiples disques durs afin d améliorer, en fonction du type de RAID choisi, la tolérance… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • raid — [ rɛd ] n. m. • 1864; mot angl., var. écossaise de l a. angl. rad (angl. mod. road « route ») 1 ♦ Opération militaire éclair, menée loin en territoire ennemi. ⇒ commando, descente, incursion (cf. Coup de main). Attaque aérienne. « Il y avait… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • RAID — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Raid — 〈[ rɛıd] m. 6〉 1. 〈bes. Mil.〉 Überfall, Überraschungsangriff 2. 〈Wirtsch.〉 Aufkauf von Aktien, um die Kontrolle über ein Unternehmen zu erlangen, feindliche Übernahme 3. 〈Sp.〉 Wettbewerb im Motorsport [engl., „Beutezug, Überfall“] * * * RAID  … …   Universal-Lexikon

  • raid — [reɪd] noun [countable] FINANCE an occasion when someone suddenly buys a lot of shares in a company, usually as part of an attempt to take control of it: raid on • In a successful raid on Emhart Corp., the Fisher Getty partnership earned a $50… …   Financial and business terms

  • Raid — (englisch für „Razzia“/„Überfall“/„Raubzug“) steht für: Raid (Militäraktion), einen Anglizismus für militärische Kommandounternehmen Raid (Computerspiel), einen Fachbegriff aus dem Bereich Computerspiele Raid (Insektenspray), einen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • raid — RÁID, raiduri, s.n. 1. Incursiune rapidă de nave sau de avioane făcută (individual sau în grup) în spaţiul unei ţări străine, în scopuri militare. 2. Deplasare de avioane, de nave sau (înv.) de trupe, în scopul unor recunoaşteri, al unor… …   Dicționar Român