MapReduce is a parallel processing software framework for data sets over 100 terabytes over multiple unreliable computers.

Terabytes And Databytes

Saturday night.

Saturday night and I’m doing some backups of my 1TB drives.

I will get some external HDs for my upcoming trip. It will probably be a Western Digital. I’m staying away from LaCie, that’s for sure. Honestly, I’m thinking that 4TB would be optimal for me right now, but backing up is a hassle. Can you imagine backing gigabytes and gigabytes away on DVDs? That’s what I’m doing right now and I’ve counted that I have to burn at least 100 DVDs of data before making a dent in my storage problems.

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