How to store a petabyte?
Richard Scott McNew
richard.scott.mcnew at gmail.com
Tue Feb 20 21:28:56 MST 2007
Dave Smith wrote:
>Failing that, you could also buy 2,000 500GB IDE drives in USB
>enclosures. ;) How many USB drives can you attach to a single system anyway?
>Third option: Wait 10 years, and buy a single disk with 1PB. You may
>spend that long getting the system operational anyway. :)
>By the way, this guy seems to think it'll happen in 3 years (don't
>Fifth option: Buy this from EMC:
>Sixth option: Buy this girl's optical media:
Seventh option: Register for 500,000 Gmail accounts and then write
your own freakishly wild hack of an interface to exploit your
over-the-Internet petabye Gdrive.
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