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    Hard Drive Failure Rates

    I found this article dealing with high capacity hard drive failure rates of interest (3TB-8TB HDDs):

    https://www.backblaze.com/blog/hard-...rates-q1-2017/
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    Wow, the Seagate ST4000DX000 sure stands out from the crowd!
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