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1

What Is Paper?

Paper is a traditional form of information storage, like notes. It is easily damaged when handled, it costs a lot to transport and can be hard to keep secure

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What Is Optical Media?

Optical Media are CD's & DVD's and are methods of digital information and data storage, good for holding software. It is optical media because it is written and read by a laser

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Magnetic Media

Magnetic Media uses magnetic patterns to store data. Data can be stored on it and stored on tapes useful for backup/ archive

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Solid State Media?

Solid State Media Stores Information in the circuit, popular due to the speed and can be used in laptops, do not need air cooling due to no moving parts, they don't overheat