Subject: Re: Serial ATA Cards - Follow Up
To: None <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/19/2003 18:33:08
In message <>, 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 
say this.

		--Steve Bellovin, (me) (2nd edition of "Firewalls" book)