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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)
Choosing the right storage platform for Splunk Enterprise
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper explores the importance of having an appropriate storage system in place to get the most out of your analytics. Access now and learn about a storage system that offers a powerful foundation for enabling greater customer satisfaction, deeper analytical insights, operational efficiency, and more.
Posted: 26 Jun 2015 | Published: 26 Jun 2015

Red Hat

Scalable VDI Hardware: Is It an Option for You?
sponsored by Nutanix
WHITE PAPER: This document seeks to answer the question of how possible it is to find VDI hardware that can scale from small to huge.
Posted: 06 Apr 2015 | Published: 06 Apr 2015


5 Ways a Workstation Can Benefit Your Bottom Line
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and IntelĀ®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to examine the return on investment (ROI) of professional workstations versus standard PC platforms for graphics-intensive applications. You'll learn five ways workstations can financially benefit your organization.
Posted: 30 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc. and IntelĀ®

Software-Defined Storage Improves Storage Infrastructure Efficiency
sponsored by Formation Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper discusses a modern storage infrastructure that delivers the functionality, simplicity, and scale of the public cloud to the private cloud. Read on to see how implementing this platform can provide your enterprise with greater storage efficiency, streamlined backup, improved agility, and more.
Posted: 06 Oct 2015 | Published: 05 Oct 2015

Formation Data Systems

The Dirty Little Secret of Storage TCO
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: So what exactly do you need to look for to avoid shelling out an exorbitant amount of money for storage, maintenance, and upgrades? Access this white paper, written by top analyst, George Crump, as he reveals tips on getting the most bang for your buck when it comes to storage.
Posted: 18 Nov 2015 | Published: 18 Nov 2015


Reduce Backup Costs with High-Density Energy-Smart Storage
sponsored by Imation Corp.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about a high-density disk array that avoids common problems usually associated with high-density disk arrays.
Posted: 24 Apr 2015 | Published: 24 Apr 2015

Imation Corp.

PlentyOfFish and SanDisk: A Perfect Match for Engineering Love
sponsored by SanDisk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This case study outlines how the world's largest online dating site, PlentyOfFish was able to overcome its storage challenges by transitioning to an all-flash environment. Access this resource to master the cost containment and data performance problems in your organization.
Posted: 10 Sep 2015 | Published: 10 Sep 2015

SanDisk Corporation

Mizuno Customer Case Study
sponsored by Tegile
WHITE PAPER: This case study examines how Mizuno USA, a distributor of premium athletic footwear, was able to transform their iSCSI SAN based-environment to a hybrid-based model that provides benefits such as automated storage management and accelerated capacity scalability.
Posted: 16 Mar 2015 | Published: 16 Mar 2015


The Fiber Enclosure: More Than Just Housing Fiber Connections
sponsored by Legrand
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to select the right enclosure for your data center and fiber connections based on flexibility, scalability, operational efficiency, and more. Read on now to support the growth of your data center while maintaining manageability and reliability.
Posted: 12 Nov 2015 | Published: 12 Nov 2015


Changing the Data Center Economics with All-Flash Arrays
sponsored by Kaminario
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how an all-flash array is changing the economics of the data center by benefitting key areas
Posted: 04 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2014

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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