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[1 May 2010 | 8 Comments | 9,908 views]

Every single year computers become increasingly important in our lives. Most of us don’t even realize how important they really are until our hard drive crashes. We use our family computer for all sorts of important things, taxes, addresses, a calendar, medical information, and our budget. If you don’t have all of those files properly backed up than there is a real chance that you will lose all of that… Continue reading

Computers, Data Storage »

[29 Apr 2010 | 8 Comments | 5,618 views]

It is normal to experience a moment of intense panic when you turn on your computer only to find that your hard drive is no longer working. Chances are pretty good that instead of wondering why your hard drive has suddenly crashed you are more concerned about all of the data that you had on your computer that you haven’t quite gotten around to properly backing up.

CD Duplication, Data Storage »

[10 Mar 2010 | 5 Comments | 6,353 views]

If you use a computer, you should really make an effort to backup all of your files. When you are on your computer and working on a file you should back up the file that you are working on every fifteen minutes. When you are finished working and preparing to shut off your computer you should backup your entire file to your backup system. Traditionally the way the average person… Continue reading

Computers, Data Storage »

[6 Jan 2010 | 69 Comments | 33,165 views]

No doubt you have heard about solid state drives (commonly abbreviated, SSD). So you might be wondering what are they and is it important that I get one. Well in basic terms a solid state drive is exactly what the name implies, a hard drive that carries no moving parts. A regular hard drive is made up of a bunch of disks (about the size of compact disks) that spin… Continue reading

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[8 Jan 2009 | 4 Comments | 6,144 views]

The Iomega StorCenter ix2 1TB (2HD x 500GB ) and 2 TB (2HD x 1000GB) is a network attached storage solution for small office networks. The StorCenter ix2 is a cost effective solution for data protection or increasing network storage capacity.

This Storage Area Network hard drive offers RAID 1 (Mirroring) and JBOD (Just A Bunch of Disks) options. The dual drives setup with RAID… Continue reading