Backups [was Re: Is tape dead?]

geneb geneb at
Fri Sep 25 09:02:10 CDT 2015

On Thu, 24 Sep 2015, Chuck Guzis wrote:

> On 09/24/2015 04:30 PM, Alexander Schreiber wrote:
>> IMHO, you want to buy at one generation below the current max
>> capacity on the assumption that they ironed out the bugs on that
>> one.
> So, if you were to move up from the 500GB SATA drives to the "next 
> generation", which would you choose?
I've got a number of WD Blue 1TB drives in use.  They're very good drives. 
You can find them for around $50 each too.


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