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Western Digital Hard Drive Makes Clicking Noise

Western Digital Hard Drive Makes Clicking Noise wd clicking

There are three major reasons for a Western Digital hard drive to start clicking. Modern disk drives are complex devices and while usually last three or more years they do fail at some point. Like others, Western Digital hard drives have seen great improvements in recent years achieving greater speeds and storage capacities. Today these […]

How to make sure you never lose your important data again

How to make sure you never lose your important data again Banner

Today’s digital transformation—from mobile devices to embedded systems, virtualization, social media applications and inter-connected devices led to major shift in our everyday relationship with data. The world’s most valuable commodity is no longer oil, but data! Data, however needs maintenance and strategy otherwise can get lost. In the modern world data loss happens frequently and […]

Riviera Beach agrees to pay $600K to cybercriminals due to ransomware attack

Riviera Beach agrees to pay $600K to cybercriminals due to ransomware attack ransomware attack

About three weeks ago someone in Riviera Beach, FL police department opened an email infected with ransomware triggering the entire computer system to go down. The security system for the computers that hold all the city’s critical data was so outdated, it was no longer serviceable by company that made it? However city council previously […]

Seagate launched 16 TB Helium-based CMR Drive

Seagate launched 16 TB Helium-based CMR Drive Seagate16TB

Although not the first 16 TB drive publicly announced – Toshiba MG08 series was the first, last week Seagate launched their 16 TB conventional magnetic recording helium drive. These are available under two product lines – the Exos X for datacenters, and the IronWolf / IronWolf Pro for NAS units. Exos X16 The Exos X16 […]