media failure

media failure

A condition of not being able to read from or write to a storage device, such as a disk or tape, due to a defect in the recording surface.
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This media failure paved the way towards war in Iraq and the subsequent brutal and bloody occupation.
While there has been saturated coverage largely focused on gruesome images of Gaddafi's final moments and the equally grotesque scenes of his dead body in a make-shift morgue, media failure to provide context and substance was glaring indeed
In this context, the rise of the voices of "Syria's supporters" in Lebanon, through campaigns of insults and accusations that exceeded all limits, is the other facet of the political and media failure on the Syrian domestic arena, and a retaliation against the international exclusion prompted by the mobilization of the apparatuses and armed men of the security regime against the opposition.
The media failure has been picked up, and commented on in great detail.
But there does appear to have been--with some honourable exceptions--a collective media failure to give the growing economic storm top billing.
She does show examples of media failure, and quotes journalists who felt intimidated.
That's bad enough but there's something doubly pathetic about an area celebrating its connection with a famous media failure (albeit an hilarious one).
Features include transfer rates of over 130Gb/hour with up to 400Gb of capacity, support for both RAID level 1 and RAID level 3 operation and an ability to withstand a single AIT drive or media failure.
Both of these solutions protect against disk media failure as long as the redundant storage contains a valid copy of the data.
The media failure can perhaps be explained by a report of the African-American, Asian, American Indian and Latino national journalism organizations, "Kerner Plus 25: A Call for Action.
This was a big media failure, we were not warned about it" says Schechter.
Having more than one set of backup media protects against backup media failure.