CardOut() makes the memory card an “extension” of the datalogger’s memory. TableFile() uses the memory card simply as a storage medium.
The memory in the data cache is considered "ring memory." This means that after the data cache fills up, new records begin overwriting the oldest records.
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Several types of data storage devices are available from Campbell Scientific. Data storage devices can be used for redundant data storage, additional data storage, or to provide a convenient way to retrieve data from the field site.