Joined: 14 Mar 2007 Posts: 8681 Location: Back in jolly old England
Methinks that the OP is a "storage guy" and I use the term quite loosely
As a storage guy I don't usually tend to worry about dates. That is what SMS and HSM is all about. So unless the OP would like to tell us why the dates are important there isn't too much we can do to satisy the intrigue.