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Re: [ARSCLIST] external hard drive for a start for archiving audio files
That's funny I've been using LaCie's for the past 8 years with no
problems, as opposed to some others out there. Maybe it's because I
use a Mac., but even in a windows environment, the LaCies have been
On May 27, 2009, at 3:09 PM, Lou Judson wrote:
Seagate is good, but an audio recovery firm I know has dozens of
bad LaCie's that have required expensive recovery when they failed.
Just a word of warning. Maxtor is now owned by Seagate and they are
made in the same factory. Seagate has longer warranty, though.
Buy twice as many as you need, whatever it is and keep duplicates.
Some like to keep three sets, one offsite, for safety... Expect to
migrate the files to new drives periodically, as hard drives will
not last forever.
Digital material does not exist if not backed up, it is said.
Lou Judson • Intuitive Audio
On May 27, 2009, at 12:00 PM, Dave Kesner wrote:
We've been having good luck with our Seagate "Free Agent" 1.5TB
also done well with LaCie and Maxtors...
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