How much impact will the hard drive shortage have on the movement of consumers to the cloud?
henyfoxe 1 year ago
If anyone has looked at prices for HDDs lately, they are still elevated as a result of the flooding of production facilities in Asia. This has driven down the relative cost of using cloud storage providers for SMBs, I would think. Is this going to be the financial push that moves people towards the cloud in an even bigger way that is currently occuring?
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