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What is the best medium and type of device for file archiving?
The choice of medium for file archiving really depends on your preferences and business needs, so there are many options to choose from, each with varying levels of capacity, performance, data preservation capability, reliability and cost effectiveness (not necessarily the cheapest). Consider your requirements, including the features that you absolutely must have, and then contemplate any value-added features, such as compression, data deduplication or replication.
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17 Apr 2007