RAID Level 5 data redundancy: theory and reality
In theory, RAID 5 protects your data. In reality, RAID 5 is often a painful failure. Actual rates of double-disk failures are 2 to 1500 times higher than MTTDL predicts.
How reliable your newest big hard drive is?
"Cheap and Deep" is the mantra that calms the nerves of those trying to accommodate an era of surging data and dwindling budgets.
Why your hard drive cannot read or write
Our customers typically worry most about a disk drive's "click of death," but the fact is that unrecoverable read errors are much more common.
How to choose a data recovery company
The data recovery industry grows every day and every company that opens up markets itself as an expert. Of course, all of these companies are not equal.
Data Recovery Services: Be wary of cheap prices
Proper hard drive recovery can require manipulation of data at the sector level, transplantation of internal components and various other procedures.
How reliable your storage array is?
One of the issue particularly concerning with ultra-large hard drives is something called an unrecoverable bit error (UBE). Although rarely discussed with potential customers and definitely a topic "down in the weeds" UBE is a problem anyone working with ultra-large hard drives and RAID sets will eventually have to deal with.
Properly Rebuilding RAID 5 Arrays & Saving Your Data
Your data is valuable. You know that. You also know that data is fragile. It can be accidentally deleted or corrupted. It can be destroyed in a disaster, or an accident, or the hardware it is stored on can malfunction leaving it inaccessible.
What kills your Flash Drive and how you can avoid it
Like all forms of digital storage, the media can become corrupt and you can lose valuable information
Very often, when it comes to data migration, people think of humongous servers and big companies
Nevertheless, an average data storage device owner bothers him/herself with mentioned procedure at least once in two-three years.
PC users who still refuse to upgrade to Windows 7, 8 or Windows 10 may encounter quite serious issues
According to the recent information posted by Blizzard's Community Manager Ornyx on battle.net, in the nearest future the company will drop support for Windows XP and Windows Vista.
Legendary and New : Nokia 3310 is about to return
The rebranded Nokia 3310 will keep all the pros of it's "predecessor" including legendary battery life, low price and Snake game, of course.
The world's fastest and safest SM card
The Sony company announced the production of the fastest SD card ever seen
. New data storage device can boast of the unbeaten read/write speed.
The clean-up after the snowstorm: sensitive data recovery
ACE Data Recovery, the world's best provider of qualified file retrieval services offers trusted solutions to business owners and households suffered from the late-winter storm.
Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus: the most anticipated smartphones
Samsung company decided to shift Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus handsets' release date one more time. New products will be on sale from April 21 to April 28
Computerworld: five decades of hard drive evolution
This year Computerworld celebrates it's 50th anniversary. For the last five decades hard disk drives and solid-state platforms became what they are these days.
In 2016 Kingston sold second-largest number of SSDs in the channel
According to Forward Insights, a research agency providing independent market analysis, Kingston Digital, Inc. announced that they own 16% of the world's channel SSD unit market share for 2016.
100+ users sued Microsoft over tons of data corrupted by Win 10 upgrades
A group of the computer owners using Windows 10 OS filed a lawsuit against Microsoft corporation blaming the company for damaged PC hardware and lost sensitive information.
New 10TB surveillance-class hard disk drive from Western Digital
WD Corporation, a well recognized leader in storage solutions manufacturing announced the shipment of WD Purple, the newest 10TB hard disk drive for for surveillance applications.
SSD prices are expected to decline significantly in 2018
Trendfocus announces that despite of the increased demand for NAND flash memory chips that led to higher prices for SSDs, the prices are likely to decline in 2018
Western Digital announces release of its first portable SSD
Western Digital announces its first portable My Passport SSD, Western Digital's fastest portable drive
Toshiba Announces 8TB HDD for Enterprise
Toshiba announced shipping of its next 8TB HDD model that is the company�s largest enterprise capacity HDD for business critical servers and shared storage systems