- by magneticnorth0, Data Doctor
- 10/31/2012 2:50:39 AM
Maryam - I've always believed in redundant storage. For my most valuable data, I have storage offline and in two online services. The storm just proves how important redundancy is.
- by Lyndon_Henry, Blogger
- 10/29/2012 4:16:03 PM
I keep what I think I might need... one day
Probably nails me as borderline OCD data hoarder.
However, I have improved from, say, c. 1995 or so. This room that is now my office used to be filled almost to the ceiling with old newspapers, mostly NYT, that I really intended to read one day (from a retirement hospice in the Andromeda galaxy).
Now my hoarding is stored on a handful of portable harddrives and flashdrives that I could carry in my backpack. No, I only carry the flashdrives and one teeny-tiny harddrive with me...