Evolving FAQ/Reference for comp.arch.storage, Part 1/2
Rod Van Meter, Joe Stith, and the gang on comp.arch.storage
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Keywords: computer mass storage, frequently asked questions, disk, tape, RAID, file systems, hierarchical storage management (HSM)
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Information on disk, tape, MO, RAID and SSD can be found in part 1 of the FAQ. Part 2 covers file systems, hierarchical storage management, backup software, robotics, benchmarking, MTBF and miscellaneous topics.
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