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DEFINITION: CD-R shelf life refers to the length of time that a recordable compact disc will remain viable once data has been burned onto it. Top manufacturers like Mitsui, Verbatim, Maxell, Memorex and TDK claim that premium discs, with protective coating and special dyes, will last 50 or even 100 years. Many industry experts, however, think that the unrecorded shelf life of a CD-R disc is more conservatively  … 
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CD-R Machines White Papers (View All Report Types)
 
Desktop and App Virtualization Solutions with Software-defined Storage
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how pairing a software-defined storage system with desktop virtualization solutions provides a complete end-to-end platform that allows companies to grow and expand without large capital storage investments. Read on and learn how this storage approach can help you streamline your virtualized storage strategy.
Posted: 26 Apr 2016 | Published: 26 Apr 2016

Dell and VMware

3 Data Protection Case Studies: Boost Backup and Recovery
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Data protection is a difficult topic to tackle, but a new day is dawning on backup, replication, and recovery. Access now to explore the use of a platform that is intuitive, simple, robust and dynamically scalable. Learn about a solution that is highly versatile and applicable to almost any data protection scenario.
Posted: 12 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

Pure Storage

Evaluation Report: Microsoft Exchange for the Small-to-Medium Business on HPE MSA 2040 Storage
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines a storage system designed to ensure the highest performance and resilience for Exchange in SMBs. Read on to learn why research group, Demartek, recommends that business seeking to deploy email storage in a cost effective manner give this option serious consideration.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide All-Flash Array
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: The following IDC MarketScape briefly examines several emerging leaders in the AFA market and hones in one vendor in particular. Read on to uncover the strengths, challenges, and buying guidance regarding this particular vendor, and discover why they have become an influential force in the AFA market.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Pure Storage

Understanding Storage TCO
sponsored by Kaminario
WHITE PAPER: The following guide will help readers calculate the total cost of ownership for their storage technology. View now to learn more.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 28 Dec 2015

Kaminario

All-Flash Storage Strategies for Getting From Now to Next
sponsored by Kaminario
WHITE PAPER: Explore how you can implement all-flash storage to meet the rising user expectations for enterprise apps. Uncover how this storage technology can ensure you don't have to make tradeoffs between scalability, performance, and cost-efficiency.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

Kaminario

Protecting Your Business in the DigitalTransformation Journey
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Businesses are responding to security threats in various ways as they go about their digital transformation. This white paper examines these threats and explains how to adopt a comprehensive approach to protection and resilience.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

HPE and Intel®

Why Enterprises Are Embracing Hyper-converged Infrastructure
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Legacy infrastructure is out of control and new IT demands require a next-generation data center. Discover how to deliver faster data center performance with a virtual SAN-powered HCI that integrates management, compute, storage, and networking capabilities onto standard x86 hardware.
Posted: 23 May 2016 | Published: 23 May 2016

VMware

Predictable Storage for an Unpredictable World
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This infographic presents a storage platform that is cost-efficient, application optimized, and efficient enough for today's workloads.
Posted: 31 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

IBM

Reimagine the Server to Deliver a Converged, Cloud-Ready IT Experience
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to examine how reimagining your server approach is a viable way to optimize IT and drive higher business value. You'll learn how you can transform your data center expectations and economics with servers that deliver a more converged, cloud-ready, software-defined IT experience.
Posted: 09 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Hewlett Packard Enterprise
 
 
CD-R MACHINES DEFINITION (continued): …  estimated to be between five and 10 years. One expert from IBM estimates longevity at two to five years. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) published results of accelerated aging tests on CD-Rs and DVD-Rs in 2004. CD-Rs that used phythalocyanine dye and had a gold and silver alloy coating performed best. Overall, the study estimated that 13% of discs would fail within 50 years, if the media was stored under normal office environmental conditions. NIST and the Library of Congress are now collaborating to determine the life expectancy of DVD-R media. They hope to develop a … 
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