Need help on hardrive

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  1. Alphonse

    Alphonse New Member

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    HI I want to purchase a hard drive enclosure. Do anyone know the cheapest USB 2.0 enclosure I can buy and what is the cheapest firewire enclosure I can buy.
     
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  3. Alphonse

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    what is the purpose of a hard drive enclosure?
     
  5. CyberBullets

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    external drive.

    great for backups
    -cheaper then tape (250gb uncompressed tape's are freakin expensive)
    -faster then tape
    -easy portable storage

    we have a bunch of these at work for backups which are changed nightly for offsite backups. it's great, they support SATA
     
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    i see, thanks
     

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