Michael Monnerie put forth on 6/18/2010 11:43 AM:
> On Freitag, 18. Juni 2010 Thomas Førde wrote:
>> the raid array is a FC SAN array consisting of DS4700 unit with
>> EXP810 expansion system
> You have the money for a IBM DS4700 (costs with disk >15.000€), but not
> for 4 cheap 2TB SATA disks to at least copy the data there? That would
> have cost <500€.
I'm guessing the OP works for a petroleum company, given the seismic data.
Either that or a government agency studying volcanism. He states their DS4700
system(s) (a single DS4700 is limited to 112 drives) have 384x300GB drives.
That setup would cost at least $250k USD at IBM list price, probably more
given the number of drives.
Money isn't the issue here. Lack of planning and procedure seems to be the