Mean Time Between Failures

There are acronyms for everything now days. It can be even more confusing and complex in the technology industry, especially when it comes to enterprise hardware. Hard drives alone have dozens of acronyms. Drives are classified by type HDD, SSD, SAS and SATA. Within the types of drives, the performance and endurance have acronyms too. Lost you yet? Here’s a breakdown on some of those acronyms related to drive failures, what they mean, how they’re calculated, and how you can use them.

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