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Getting a solar panel for your computer? Bob



Robert F. Nawrocki CRM
Director
Records Management and Imaging Services Division
The Library of Virginia
800 Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219-8000
804.692.3505
Innovate and Infuriate
My opinions are my own and not my employers.






>From: Peter Kurilecz <[log in to unmask]>
>Reply-To: Records Management Program <[log in to unmask]>
>To: [log in to unmask]
>Subject: Re: Geeks, Hurricanes & the Paperless Office
>Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2003 09:35:05 -0400
>
>On Tue, 30 Sep 2003 09:01:17 -0400, Jones, Virginia <[log in to unmask]>
>wrote:
>
> > So, instead of
> >shaking our heads at the folly of electronic reliance, we should be
>trying
> >to find ways and means to keep the electronic records accessible and
>useable
> >when the the lights go out.  We take extraordinary steps to keep paper
> >records available, we should do no less for records in any other media.
>
>I can attest to the futility one experiences when one can not access
>computer files do to a lack of electricity. For the past two weekends I
>have not had access to my RM/Archives resource files that are stored on my
>home computer. Items I wanted to access for use at my new position. For
>months I kept saying that I needed to copy them to CDs for backup purposes.
>Now that I have power again in Richmond you can bet your bottom dollar that
>I will be burning CDs this coming weekend.
>
>PeterK
>
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