Archive for the ‘Storage’ Category

40 More Terabytes Of Data For Amazon S3

July 13, 2007

I use it for all of my digital camera pictures and movies and currently have over 50G there.  Using S3Drive, it’s hard to beat for off-site storage.

“Startup Phanfare, which stores a lot of user generated media, announced today that they are in the process of moving all of their backups of stored user data – 40 terabytes – to Amazon’s S3 storage service.

Amazon S3 has been on a bit of a roll lately, recently surpassing 5 billion stored objects and growing fast.

It’s also racking up a number of passionate users who swear by it for reliability and cost savings. Phanfare is just the most recent example, albeit a large one.”

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Asuka Tripper V Photo Storage Viewer

May 21, 2007

“This is the Asuka Tripper V Photo Storage Viewer, hot off the production line in Japan. It’s got an 800 x 480-pixel screen and is JPEG, RAW, MPEG-4, MP3 and AAC compatible, as well as MP4s, so it’s not just a gizmo for serious photographers.We’ve featured both the Canon and the Epson P-5000 before but, at around $660 for 160GB storage, the Asuka is cheaper and roomier (with the Epson, you get half the storage for the same price.)”

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