Actually, UVM has a discount number for Drive Savers, if it ever came to that. Can't imagine what one would store on an iPad drive, though...that would not be stored elsewhere as well, considering the device is not a computer substitute. Here's what the Depot has:

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iPad Wi-Fi,16GB, 1GHz Apple A4 Processor, 9.7 in. LCD, 16GB Flash Drive, Wireless 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1.
Also available:
   MB293LL/A   32GB   $599

   MB294LL/A   64GB   $699
$499.00
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iPad Wi-Fi + 3G,16GB, 1GHz Apple A4 Processor, 9.7 in. LCD, 16GB Flash Drive, UMTS/HSDPA (850, 1900, 2100 MHz), GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz), Wireless 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1. Optional 3G data plan required for 3G access. See details.
Also available:
   MC496LL/A   32GB   $729

   MC497LL/A   64GB   $829
$629.00

So, long term file storage is really not the purpose of these devices. I'm told Angry Birds is a lot of fun, though.
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On 1/31/2011 1:11 PM, Bryan Fleming wrote:
[log in to unmask]" type="cite">There's not an app for that. ;)  Good to know that there are options though so FYI.

http://arstechnica.com/apple/news/2011/01/drivesavers-now-offering-ipad-data-recovery-services.ars