67 Terabytes for $7,867

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"At Backblaze, we provide unlimited storage to our customers for only $5 per month, so we had to figure out how to store hundreds of petabytes of customer data in a reliable, scalable way—and keep our costs low. After looking at several overpriced commercial solutions, we decided to build our own custom Backblaze Storage Pods: 67 terabyte 4U servers for $7,867."

See how it's done and how you can do it too, DIY, after the jump.

http://blog.backblaze.com/2009/09/01/petabytes-on-a-budget-how-to-build-...

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