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How to create LVM filesystem

What is LVM?

LVM stands for Logical Volume Manager (or Logical Volume Management). Instead of using all physical volumes (HDD) for your system , take one or many hard disk(s) and that will be logically divided no. 560 more words

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How We Test HDDs And SSDs - Tom's Hardware

A great article on how Tom’s Hardware tests hard drives and solid state drives.

Today we’re giving you a glimpse into the software and procedures used to test client solid state and mechanical hard drives. 67 more words

How I Put an SSD in My MacBook

My Mac is three years old.  It’s a 13″ MacBook Pro, the mid-2012 model.  It’s a good computer.  It doesn’t have the retina display that the newer models have, but that’s not that big of a deal.   1,244 more words

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All-Flash in Real Life: CMA – XtremIO Database Consolidation Case Study

When it comes to business transformation, numbers matter. For CMA, a leading healthcare application service provider for Medicaid payments systems processing and data analytics, the integration of EMC XtremIO led to a transformation of their workloads, their infrastructure, and their profit margins. 2,952 more words


Tips to Buy a Computer

Think about it.

You have money. Not a lot but enough for you to buy a computer. But you don’t know how to spend on it or what specs that you can buy. 570 more words

Hacking Hard Drives and Other Nasties | alt.embedded

An interesting read on potential hard drive security hacking. Avoid reading this if you’re uber-paranoid…