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CSIRO wrangles extra 5TB a day

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http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Beverley Head | Published in: TechnologyOn a typical day the CSIRO adds 5 terabytes of data to its advanced scientific computer centre’s storage systems; it’s now up to 2.5 petabytes of data stored in 23 million files. To cope with the growth – but also rein in costs – the research organisation has just installed an SGI MAID (Massive Array of Idle Disk) which has the capacity to hold 1.7 petabytes of data. (IT news)