The manufacturer of a specific NAS I have purchased have a table of supported drives, classified for (in alphabetical order): Desktop Enterprise Nas Surveillance Desktop and enterprise are clear, ...
I'm looking for hard numbers involving the Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) or lifetime that can be expected of the Intel Xeon 5000-series of processors. I'm just looking for stock data (no ...
We're using a SAN on a project at work, and there's a bit of debate around the fact that's technically it's a Single Point of Failure. No one seems to have any hard data. The SAN in question is a ...
I've been looking into purchasing some switches for a new office fitout, and I notice that Netgear give their MTBF as 45 years (!). How do they figure this out? Is this number meaningless? I assume ...