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Comment Offsite storage! (Score 2, Interesting) 353

From the original article (from NASA, not msnbc.com) "The moon could also provide some creative commercial opportunities: lunar power from solar cells, protected data archives, mining of lunar metals, and research under conditions of low gravity and high vacuum, to name a few."

So, if your data is REALLY vital, you can store your backups in the ULTIMATE offsite data center!

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