building a RAID system - 8 drives - drive-net - tapes

Angel Rivera angel at
Thu Oct 9 19:51:05 EDT 2003

Alvin Oga writes: 

>> yes and a "bunch of disks" (raid5) survives the loss of one dropped disk
> and is relatively secure from prying eyes ....

Well, let's see. We can backup the data to tapes or to disks-disks are 
faster.  From the time the data is on the disk, 1/2-1.0 hours to get to us, 
a few minutes to install them and voila you are on-line. 

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