The first pricing for Thunderbolt add-ons is out and it ain't pretty. Fast as it is, is it worth $200?
Storage is what makes a computer your computer. Robin Harris writes about storage and other tech with a focus on the SOHO/SMB market. And fun stuff, too, like PS3 supercomputers and Google's technology.
Robin Harris has been messing with computers for over 30 years and selling and marketing data storage for over 20 in companies large and small.
Ricardo Bilton writes for ZDNet's The ToyBox.
Megastore handles 3 billion writes and 20 billion reads daily on 8 PB of data across the globe supporting millions of users of Google Apps. How does it work?
Fault-tolerant architectures have risks that are magnified by natural human tendencies. A new Google paper hints at the larger issues.
Toshiba has announced 19nm NAND flash. Does this mean that even smaller feature sizes are on tap?
Seagate's takeover of Samsung's disk operations - means there are only 3 hard drive vendors - WD, Seagate and Toshiba - left in the world. What does that mean to you?
Thunderbolt is off to a promising start at NAB '11. Vendor support and product range is greater than expected.
It's simple: we don't produce enough flash to replace more than a few percent of today's disk capacity. But drive vendors would be foolish to take comfort in that fact. They are still in a world of hurt.
An innovative pilot program at the Department of Family Security: using GPS tracking, credit card transactions, data mining and massive storage, they can warn you that your marriage is in trouble.
Apple gives the best user experience in the business - which is why I own 5 Macs - but their storage mojo stinks. Here's the 5 worst things about Mac storage.
Data security on SSDs is a mess. Good luck removing data! Preserve it for digital forensics? Uh-oh. Secure erase might work, but it that good enough?