The cloud is disrupting the storage market and not just by offering ‘cold storage’ for tier-3 data. Cloud-scale, ‘commodity’ infrastructures have made companies reconsider how much they need to pay for their tier-1 storage as well. 494 more words
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SMIDGEN REPORT: Tweets from FEC Employee who Admitted to Violating Hatch Act Prior to Hard Drive Being Recycled
1956 – IBM announced the IBM 350 Drive (5MB) on 50 x 24” disc platters 1,200 RPMs with an average seek time of 600ms (milliseconds), weighed over a ton and cost $3,200 per month (lease) 177 more words
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) cancelled its longtime relationship with an email-storage contractor just weeks after ex-IRS official Lois Lerner’s computer crashed and shortly before other IRS officials’ computers allegedly crashed. 235 more words
The device has been designed for professionals, who need high-speed and highly reliable data storage.
It comes with a high transfer speed ideal for transfer of data. 76 more words