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Solid State Drives – SSD Advantages

SSDs overcome some of the inherent disadvantages of hard disks. They can be smaller, more reliable, consume less energy and perform better.

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Solid State Drives (SSDs) – The Problems with Hard Drives

A look at hard disk drives and some of their inherent weaknesses

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In a World of New Storage Options, Optical Discs Retain their Utility

The digital storage landscape has changed a lot over the last decade. However, despite all of the newer storage options, Optical media is still being used for specific applications where the new technologies sometimes fall short.

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Hard Drive Makers Find a New Way to Add Capacity

In order to add more capacity to hard disk drives, makers are moving to 4096 byte sectors, allowing for more usable space.

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