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HPE fixes another SAS SSD death bug: This time, drives will conk out after 40,000 hours of operation

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/25/hpe_ssd_death_fix/

2 weeks ago

Get your patch in place to avoid future data loss

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Japanese firm announces potential 80TB hard drives

https://www.networkworld.com/article/3528211/japanese-firm-announces-potential-80tb-hard-drives.html

a month ago

Using some very fancy physics for stacking electrons, Showa Denko K.K. plans to quadruple the top end of proposed capacity.

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Market shift to public cloud drives Data#3 profits up nearly 42%

https://www.zdnet.com/article/market-shift-to-public-cloud-drives-data3-profits-up-nearly-42/

2 months ago

It comes as public cloud revenues skyrocketed by 77% for the half year to 31 December.

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Ah, night shift in the 1970s. Ciggies, hipflasks, ADVENT... and fault-prone disk drives the size of washing machines

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/03/who_me/

2 months ago

Starting from scratch. A really big scratch

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Valuable personal info leaks from Facebook – not Zuck selling it, unencrypted hard drives of staff data stolen

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/13/facebook_data_loss/

4 months ago

Car smash-and-grab ends with loss of payroll details for 20,000 employees

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SSD vs. HDD: Choosing between solid-state and hard-disk drives

https://www.networkworld.com/article/3482988/ssd-vs-hdd-how-to-choose-between-solid-state-drives-and-hard-disk-drives.html

4 months ago

Hard disk drives may be headed into history, but before the last drive spins down, IT teams will need to navigate an HDD-to-SSD transition period. Here's a look at current options and best practices.

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Tune in and watch online today: How modern data architecture drives cloud transformation

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/21/data_architecture_cloud_transformation/

5 months ago

Webcast From digital strategy to data practicality with the clever folks at Qumulo

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Watch online: How data architecture drives cloud transformation in the enterprise

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/29/webcast_data_architecture/

5 months ago

Webcast Join us and Qumulo next month to explore and discuss digital strategy to data practicality

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Good news – America's nuke arsenal to swap eight-inch floppy disks for solid-state drives

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/18/us_nuclear_upgrade/

6 months ago

You could say the US has... stiffened its defenses. Get it? Sti – OK, you get it

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Holy MAMR: Western Digital's 18TB and 20TB microwave disk drives out soon

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/04/wd_mamr_drives/

7 months ago

Skipping over 16TB capacity point, no volume ships until mid-2020, though

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File Copier: copy damaged files from discs or hard drives

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/01/file-copier-copy-damaged-files-from-discs-or-hard-drives/

7 months ago

File Copier is a free program for Microsoft Windows devices designed to copy corrupt or damaged files from optical discs or hard drives. Note: The program requires the Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 […]

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