Amazon will truck your massive piles of data to the cloud with an 18-wheeler

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dsc06984 Meet AWS Snowmobile, a tractor-trailer for when your big data is just to damn big. The truck houses a container that can store 100 petabytes of data. Real-life data hoarders can contract Amazon to move exabytes of data to the cloud using the new tricked-out trucks. Amazon says that Snowmobile can attach directly with power and network fibre to a data center and move critical information to… Read More