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NVMe SSDs – The next generation of fast hard drives

SSD Background SSDs have become standard fare in high performance computers. Aside from your internet connection the slowest part of a computer is the mechanical hard drive. Upgrading to a SSD is the best bang for your buck these days. Recently I discovered NVMe SSDs which are basically super fast SSDs that have migrated awayLearn More
  • 16 Jun, 2016
  • Phil Hong
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  • hard drive, mobile, nvme, ssd,

Data Recovery

What happens when your hard drive fails and you have no backup?Learn More
  • 10 Sep, 2010
  • Phil Hong
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  • backup, operations,

Backing Up Part 2

Our previous post focused on the reasons for backing up. This post is a continuation in our backup series and focuses on the proper execution of a backup and recovery.Learn More
  • 27 Aug, 2010
  • Phil Hong
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  • backup, operations,

Backing Up Part 1

A computer's hard drive is the most important part of the computer since that is where all the owner's hard work is stored. Yet it is the least reliable part of the computer. Why? Hard drives are mechanical devices with lots of complex moving parts. Any time you combine complexity and moving parts you have a recipe for disaster. Why do we subject ourselves to this obvious danger? Because hard drives are still the most economical way to store all of the gigabytes of data we create.Learn More
  • 13 Aug, 2010
  • Phil Hong
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  • backup, operatoins,