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» VIEW ALL POSTS Dec 2 2009   4:10PM GMT

Overheard – tape shoeshining

Posted by: Margaret Rouse
tape backup
If you put a single 180MB/sec tape drive behind a 50MB/sec to 60MB/sec pipe, you’re just asking for trouble.

W. Curtis Preston , How faster tape drives can slow down your backups

Today’s WhatIs.com Word of the Day is tape shoeshining.

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