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Western Digital announces high-capacity 12TB, 14TB helium-filled hard drives

Hard drives may not demand the enthusiast attention they once did, thanks to the vastly improved performance of SSDs. But they still offer much more storage at a lower cost per gigabyte than your typical solid state drive. 622 more words

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Oh my laptops!

This morning I am sort of “getting my geek on.” Actually, the process started two days ago, when I realized that pricing on solid state drives (SSDs) was way more reasonable than it used to be. 555 more words


The alternative longterm storage devices of computers

​auxiliary storage devices.

Secondary storage or Auxiliary storage is a device that provides alternative long term storage for programs, data and information.

Also read: where running programs are hosted… 208 more words

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নেক মানুষ এটা ভেবেই অবাক হয়ে যান, কীভাবে কয়েকশত সিডির জায়গার মিউজিক সামান্য হাফ ইঞ্চির সমান মেমোরি কার্ডে এঁটে যায়। আবার একটি হার্ডড্রাইভের তুলনায় একটি মেমোরি কার্ড কিছুই না।

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If you missed the Basics – Storage post I briefly discussed HDD vs SSD. Lets dig deeper.

The next three images are a SSD, Desktop HDD, and Laptop HDD all opened up. 453 more words


Defects in diamonds could create the next generation of hard drives 

With the amount of data storage required for our daily lives growing and growing, and currently available technology being almost saturated, we’re in desperate need of a new method of data storage. 1,259 more words

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IoT and Analytics Weekly (10/17/2016)

Big Data Analytics (BDA) and the Internet of Things (IoT) are some of the most exciting and rapidly-changing phenomena in the world.  These two fields are closely connected, since IoT devices generate (and stream) lots of data which typically requires BDA to create actionable insights and, in many cases, control these devices. 311 more words