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3/20/2014 09:00 AM EDT
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DougInRB
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Re: Premature RIP
DougInRB   3/20/2014 1:00:18 PM
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The headline isn't the only thing that makes no sense.  What the heck was the purpose of the Fibre Channel comment?

HankWalker
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Premature RIP
HankWalker   3/20/2014 12:01:37 PM
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Since disk still costs more than an order of magnitude less than flash, and this gap is not closing, the headline makes no sense. Flash makes sense for high performance, but disk makes sense for less frequently accessed data, just as tape libraries still make sense for archiving.

 

TanjB
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Re: capacity?
TanjB   3/20/2014 11:47:58 AM
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600GB

http://www.hgst.com/tech/techlib.nsf/techdocs/9BE7CF207FA522FD88257C77007A7950/$file/USC15K600_ds.pdf

 

MikeSantarini
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capacity?
MikeSantarini   3/20/2014 11:22:30 AM
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Uh, so what's the capacity?

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