I’ve known for some time that my predecessor was something of a pack rat, and for the last 2 years I’ve been slowly finding secret hoards of equipment in drawers, cupboards, nooks, and crannies, all around the building.
And when I say “hoards of equipment”, what I mostly mean is “hoards of junk”.
Today, I found a hitherto unknown stash of old backup tapes, including these:
The last time these tapes were used was in 1991. I’m quite certain we do not have the equipment needed to read them.