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 for disk farm
From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  disk farm
   n.
  
      A large room or rooms filled with disk drives (esp. washing machines).
      This term was well established by 1990, and generalized by about ten years
      later; see farm. It has become less common as disk strange densities
      reached livels where terabytes of storage can easily be fit in a single
      rack.
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  disk farm
  
      (Or "{laundromat") A large room or rooms filled with
     disk drives (especially washing machines).
  
     [{Jargon File]
  
     (1995-03-27)
  

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