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Data Storage Wars 2: Tape vs. Disk

On the internet, there is 1.2 Zettabytes or 1.3 trillion gigabytes of data. That amounts to 75 billion fully loaded 16gb iPads. If…
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Data Storage Faceoff: Tape vs Disk vs Cloud

Data Storage Faceoff: Tape vs Disk vs Cloud In September 2010, Virgin Blue airline's check-in and online booking systems went down for a…
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Data Storage Depot: The Cost of Storage Media

I know what you’re probably thinking, who still uses tape as storage media backup? Isn’t everything in the cloud these days? In fact,…
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Why Do Electronics Get Outdated So Fast?

Outdated Electronics Are you tired of buying a new TV, computer, tablet, or phone just to see a bigger, better, faster model a few…
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Evolution of the Data Center

The definition of a data center is a large group of networked computer servers typically used by organizations for the remote storage, processing,…
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