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Shingled Magnetic Recording

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Shingled Magnetic Recording, or SMR, is a technique that increases the storage density in magnetic hard drives. While traditional “perpendicular” recording writes tracks on the hard drive platter directly next …

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Will your RAID fail?

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What is RAID? RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) is a storage technique that combines multiple physical hard drives into one unit for the purpose of data redundancy, speed, or …

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Windows 7 End of Life

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Microsoft have announced the date for Windows 7’s end of life – January 14th 2020. After this date, Windows 7 will no longer receive security updates from Microsoft. Despite being …

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How long do SSDs last?

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SSDs have become a considerably popular option for people upgrading their PC storage. Their lack of moving parts makes them quieter, more energy efficient, and significantly faster than alternative forms …