Don't-Miss Storage Stories
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Apple has been a leader in using PCIe-based flash storage, which offers far greater bandwidth than SATA-based SSDs. The new 2016 MacBook Pro's specs blow away the performance of its predecessor by nearly double.
There’s no excuse for not backing up everything, thanks to these hardware solutions for Mac, iPad, and iPhone.
The current file system, HFS+, is starting to show its age. At WWDC 2016, its successor was finally born.
Seagate's reliability improved dramatically, but Hitachi still rules the roost.
An outside contractor with established ties to the FBI has most likely shown investigators how to circumvent the iPhone's security measures by copying the contents of the device's flash storage, a forensics expert said.
Intel's been quiet about its super-fast Optane memory and SSD products, but few emerging details may provide insight into how they could be used in products like Apple's MacBooks.
Researchers at the U. of Southampton take another step ahead in holographic storage, actually encoding documents inside a crystal that can last for billions of years. Next up: finding a commercial partner.
Seagate faces a lawsuit over allegedly high failure rates in 3 TB consumer hard drives.
Backblaze has long offered a pricey option for its online backup subscribers to restore their data via physical drives. But now it's free—if you send the drive back.