[vcf-midatlantic] More about the STK library

Ethan telmnstr at 757.org
Mon Mar 7 11:32:07 EST 2016


> Last night I posted about how the STK 9710 has max capacity of more than 40TB 
> compressed, and I lamented that it may not be right for our "history of the 
> present" exhibit after all because nobody has 40TB in their pocket.
> Corey pointed out that cloud storage should count in the equation.
> Google Drive accounts give you up to 10TB for $99.
> Dropbox will sell you an "unlimited" account for $15/month.
> So technically, yes, you can access 40TB in your pocket-sized device... or at 
> least * from * your pocket-sized device.

All those tape fraudsters...

40TB in tape probably means *5TB uncompressed

:-)

(Yes, I know their false marketing was normally assuming 2:1 compression)





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