Subject: Re: Serial ATA Cards - Follow Up
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 04/19/2003 18:33:08
In message <20030419221041.B11CD14401@tiamat.goathill.org>, MLH writes:
>I have several of the ST340016A ATA-IV drives and have found them
>to be extremely quiet, cool, and fast. As to 1-yr vs 3-yr, the
>industry is simply having to move to a commodity drive/warranty.
>I expect that before long, if you want more than a 1yr warranty,
>you will have to purchase it separately unless you are a big player.
>The drives themselves seem to be doing quite well, and their prices
>make it easier to decide to gamble.
It's not the drive I worry about replacing, it's the data. But I think
that that leads to the other thread about backups, so pretend I didn't
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.research.att.com/~smb (me)
http://www.wilyhacker.com (2nd edition of "Firewalls" book)