Cloud storage : A challenge
The next decades might not obey these laws strictly. The cloud storage might challenge this advancement in technology of drive capacity. As the internet becomes more affordable, the cloud storage is gaining momentum which is all set to become more pervasive. This will be a dis-incentive for any innovation in hard disc capacity enhancement. The movement of 1 Terabyte to 1 Petabyte might well be a much longer journey than usual.