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9IPT: S&R Categories

posted Jun 6, 2011, 1:58 PM by Eddie Woo
We continue our march through the storing & retrieving process. Please complete the following tasks:
  1. Research the UPS and:
    • Explain its purpose and how it functions,
    • Outline the reasons why such a device is important with respect to storing and retrieving, and
    • Identify three examples of places where a UPS would be vital.

  2. Distinguish between local, portable and network storage and retrieving hardware. Provide three examples of each.

  3. Define "the cloud", then investigate and describe three examples of cloud-based storing and retrieving services.

  4. Discuss the following statement: "all storing and retrieving in the future will be in the cloud".