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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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How Hyper- Converged Infrastructure Can Change the Way You Deploy IT Systems
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Use this white paper as an introduction to the world of hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI). Inside, discover how HCI differs from traditional architecture, as well as how it can help improve other new initiatives like software defined data centers, software defined storage, and more.
Posted: 19 Apr 2017 | Published: 19 Apr 2017

Global Knowledge

Why Not All Disaster Recovery Appliances Are the Same
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper helps you evaluate and select the right disaster recovery appliance to fit your business's needs without coming up short on promised performance. Uncover 5 key questions to ask your recovery vendor before purchasing and installing your chosen appliance.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

Enabling Agile SaaS Infrastructure
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: SaaS providers must deliver more than just a product, they need to provide a complete solution that can improve delivery, support and maintenance at the infrastructure level. Access this white paper to learn about the unique set of challenges they face, how to overcome them and more.
Posted: 23 Nov 2016 | Published: 23 Nov 2016

NetApp

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

Cost, Speed, and Reliability Tradeoffs between N+1 UPS Configurations
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: Data center downtime isn't an option anymore; today's always-on economy simply demands too much. You need a fault tolerance strategy in place that lets you stay competitive at all times. Access this white paper to learn why many are turning to N+1 redundancy of physical infrastructure to improve availability rather than their data centers.
Posted: 26 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Jul 2016

Schneider Electric

Modern Snapshot Management - Enhancing Application Protection and Recovery
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to unlock the power within your current hardware investments, improving recovery across all applications and delivering faster and more granular application-aware recovery performance.
Posted: 22 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Commvault

Dell Storage SC9000: Enterprise Storage for Today’s Data Center Demands
sponsored by Dell EMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about an all-flash and hybrid SSD/HDD system that can help facilitate the storage environment capabilities needed for today and in the future. Read on to learn how this system can improve the overall value and performance of your data center as well.
Posted: 28 Dec 2015 | Published: 28 Dec 2015

Dell EMC and Intel®

DCIG Buyer's Guide for Midmarket Enterprise Storage Arrays
sponsored by Tegile
WHITE PAPER: The DCIG 2016-17 Midmarket Enterprise Storage Array Buyer's Guide serves the needs of the midmarket technology buyer, collecting data on 17 of the top products in the industry and presenting that data in easy-to-consume one-page summaries. The analyst firm focused its evaluation on storage arrays with a maximum raw storage capacity of 500TB.
Posted: 16 Aug 2016 | Published: 16 Aug 2016

Tegile

Enterprise Storage at the Speed of Flash
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper now to discover the all-flash enterprise storage solution that you've been waiting for.
Posted: 03 Apr 2015 | Published: 03 Apr 2015

IBM

A New NAS System That Lets You Focus on Your Business, not Your File Storage
sponsored by TechData - HPE
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a NAS program for file storage that offers simple dense capacity expansion in 2U beyond 12LFF drives, efficient non-intrusive deduplication and compression, and more. Then, learn how this system stacks up against its 3 big competitors.
Posted: 19 Apr 2017 | Published: 19 Apr 2017

TechData - HPE
 
 
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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