Amazon S3 and Amazon Glacier are industrial-strength file storage services that are available at very low prices. However, they do not work by themselves. The user needs to obtain additional software... More > from a third-part provider to “marry” a home computer to Amazon's file storage services. Luckily, hundreds of such products are available with prices ranging from free to a modest fee.
Whatever product(s) you choose, you need to safely and securely back up your valuable data often.< Less
.ISO files are often used when transferring CD and DVD images over the Internet (for example, most downloads provided by the Microsoft Developers' Network (MSDN) are in .ISO format). So are many... More > operating systems, such as Linux. An .ISO file is simply a convenient method of delivering the contents of an entire CD-ROM disk in a single file that can be downloaded. The file can later be converted back to a CD-ROM or DVD-ROM disk.< Less
With today's acid-based paper and water-based inkjet cartridges or plastic-and-carbon based laser toner cartridges, the life expectancy of most paper documents you produce on a home computer's... More > printer may be twenty-five years or less. Luckily, there are ways to extend that longevity.< Less