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By Chris Evans Manage Nov 05, 2015

In search of the ideal disk backup system

Integrated backup appliances and disk backup systems are playing key roles in the evolution of data protection to drive business efficiency. Continue Reading


By Stephen J. Bigelow Evaluate Nov 02, 2015

How do I avoid a hard-disk failure?

When you're depending on a JBOD array to keep the business running, there are several ways to further the longevity of its drives. Continue Reading


By Karen Scarfone Evaluate Apr 10, 2015

DiskCryptor: Full disk encryption product overview

Expert Karen Scarfone examines the features of DiskCryptor, an open source full disk encryption product for securing client-side computers and servers. Continue Reading


By Garry Kranz News Jan 08, 2016

Enterprise hard disk/hybrid storage systems: 2015 Products of the Year finalists

The 14 finalists in the hard disk/hybrid storage systems category of the 2015 Products of the Year competition blend flash configurations with traditional spinning media. Continue Reading


By Antony Adshead Jan 07, 2016

Disk system deployment set to decline as datacentres plan for flash

Survey finds nearly one-fifth of IT departments plan to decommission disk, while hybrid leads the flash assault on the datacentre Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Manage Jul 27, 2015

How to secure your disk-based backups

Disk-based backups present different security risks than backup tapes. Protection methods can vary widely depending upon storage architecture. Continue Reading


By Paul Henry Get Started Oct 06, 2015

How to perform a forensic acquisition of a virtual machine disk

Virtualization expert Paul Henry provides a step-by-step guide to imaging a virtual machine disk (*flat.vmdk) in a forensically sound manner. Continue Reading


By Ed Tittel News Sep 30, 2015

Tips for Reducing Windows' On-disk Footprint

Reading one of Sergey Tkachenko's recent Winaero blogs yesterday, I learned that Windows 10 will compress the OS files on a system/boot drive. See his "Reduce the size of your Windows 10 ... Continue Reading


By Basit Farooq Evaluate Sep 21, 2015

Comparing memory-optimized tables and disk-based tables

In all tests performed by expert Basit Farooq, memory-optimized tables outperformed disk-based tables by running faster and generating less disk I/O. Continue Reading


By Dave Raffo News Dec 07, 2015

IDC: HPE gained share, other large disk vendors tumbled in Q3

Enterprise storage revenue increased 2.8 percent year-over-year in the third quarter of 2015 while networked storage declined 3.1 percent, according to IDC’s disk tracker numbers. Perhaps a better ... Continue Reading