This week, Rich Stroffolino is flying solo and discussing one major story, the first proof of concept of Microsoft’s Project Silica. This glass based storage offers a potential archival alternative to tape that could have huge applications as a cold storage medium. Learn about the details in this episode!
Peter Frisch of Media Center comments: So, just in case you didn’t get the memo that data is growing exponentially, XO Communications published this neat infographic to make it crystal clear. I like to hang up a new infographic at my desk every week or so; this one wins the prize for this week. Remember […]
Howard Marks writing for Network Computing comments: Optical disks, data crystals and other new storage media promise capacity and longevity, but that’s not all it takes to meet the needs of a large, long-term archive. Read more at: New Media Is Not The Key To Long-Term Storage