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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)
Why All-flash Storage is the Next Step for Government Data Centers
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: The amount of data government agencies must store is rapidly increasing. But government agencies can't just build more data centers to house this data. In this Q&A, Melanie Stevens, Director, State and Local Government and Education, discusses why all-flash is an important next step in the storage evolution for government agencies.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Pure Storage

How to Make Oracle Databases Faster and More Efficient with Pure Storage
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Flash storage may be the key to improvements in database performance and unlocking storage performance bottlenecks choked up by the growing amount of data. Discover the top 7 benefits of deploying flash storage, challenges of data growth and more in this white paper.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2015

Pure Storage

Flash Storage Buyer's Guide
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: The purpose of the following exclusive guide is to provide a basis for evaluating and selecting all-flash storage for enterprise class environments.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Pure Storage

Top Reasons Why Customers Deploy All-Flash Storage
sponsored by Dell EMC
WHITE PAPER: Explore the top ten most desirable traits in any flash storage system and discover one system that offers all these benefits.
Posted: 09 Jun 2016 | Published: 09 Jun 2016

Dell EMC

Flash Storage Scalability Guide
sponsored by Kaminario
WHITE PAPER: To support the ebb and flow of your business, your storage should be capable of scaling up capacity while increasing performance. But it's important to remember that not all storage solutions are the same. In this white paper, learn three characteristics to look for in your next storage solution.
Posted: 01 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Sep 2016


It’s Time to Move Your Critical Data to SSDs
sponsored by Micron
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the viability of using solid state disks (SSDs) to build better data storage platforms and improve total cost of ownership (TCO) for enterprise data storage solutions. Access now to learn how to strategically identify storage challenges and balance the cost and value of storage technology solutions.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016


Powering the High-Performance Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: CSPs must provide reliable storage with consistent performance while reducing operational costs but increasing customer demands can make this a formidable task. Access this white paper to learn about one all-flash storage solution CSPs are using to meet these challenges.
Posted: 16 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016


Utilize Central Recovery Manager to Enforce HPE 3PAR File Persona Data Protection
sponsored by NTT ICT
WHITE PAPER: This white paper demonstrates application-managed data protection that speeds and simplifies protection on your 3PAR StoreServ array. Access now to create local and remote snapshots for quick data recovery, and learn to enable hypervisor owners to control backup from their native tools.
Posted: 04 Aug 2016 | Published: 04 Aug 2016


IDC Report: Flash-Optimized Storage for Mixed Workload Consolidation
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: With vendors offering a broad portfolio of all-flash and hybrid flash offerings, it can be overwhelming trying to weed through the choices and find the best solution for your needs. In this white paper, learn the top benefits of all-flash arrays as well as important considerations and challenges when choosing flash storage.
Posted: 30 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016


Solving Todays Top Storage Challenges
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the top four storage challenges faced today, and offers insight into four tips readers can start using to help overcome them. Read on to find out more.
Posted: 01 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®
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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