Calling for backup

Rabinovitch, Issie
April 2006
CA Magazine;Apr2006, Vol. 139 Issue 3, p20
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the need for computer back up of files. Due to the notion that components of computer system are not perfect and that humans are subject to commit errors, back up systems are innovated to support valuable data. Traditional copying of file is through the use of Tape and presently USB drive is introduced to support data files.


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