Podcast: Radio Free HPC Looks at Flawed Disk Drive Study

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bubbleIn this podcast, the Radio Free HPC team looks at a controversial study of hard drive reliability by Backblaze. Henry Newman was so overwrought over their lack of technical rigor that he wrote up a rant in Enterprise Storage Forum. Then Slashdot picked it up and all Hell broke loose.

Of course, Rich and Dan can’t help but fan the fire. The question is: Can you really complain when you use consumer hard drive technology for enterprise applications?

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