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Western Dig's MAMR is so phat, it'll store 100TB on a hard drive by 2032

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A moment in history

During my time at one of the esteemed companys mentioned in the article, I was told of a milestone email that was circulated regarding HAMR - it declared a 'breakthrough'...

"We've stopped the heads from exploding!"

An in-house presentation about a year ago outlined the upcoming/experimental magnetic media technologies and the anticipated storage capacity gains - and HAMR was a big 'meh' at that time, so I am not surprised it's being shelved.

What else was in the presentation? Well, there was great excitement about adv&*()hgfik%^£&a NO CARRIER

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