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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 Wars: Tape vs. Cloud

Are you ready for a mind-blowing fact of the day? Humans will create more information in the next two days than was created…
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Why Tape is Still Relevant in Today’s Data Center

The Case For Google Imagine opening your Gmail account one morning to find it completely empty. No saved folder or files, no sent…
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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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Tape Is Still King: The Best Backup Data Option for Many Reasons

Why Tape is Still King With the recent release of LTO-8 data tape, some industry professionals wondered why large manufacturers like HP, IBM,…
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