Storage Hardware

Links from Chapter 7

 

Single hard drives in external enclosures
Here are some options for a single drive that is sold in an enclosure. You’ll want to choose according to capacity, connection speed, price and style of enclosure.

 

 

 

Solid State Drives in external enclosures
These drives make for very fast working drives when your internal SSD does not have enough capacity. They are excellent for Lightroom catalog storage, as well as video file storage for works-in-progress.

 

Internal Drives
Internal spinning disks are still the most economical way to store a lot of media. New drives are shipping in very large sizes – up to 12 TB.

Drive Enclosures
Roll-your-own storage allows you to reuse drive enclosures easily. Here are some good options for external enclosures. 

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