For Solid State Drives, performance is a given, so look at other factors such as warranties, MTBF and cost.
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 a computer buff for over 35 years and selling and marketing data storage for over 30 years in companies large and small.
Ricardo Bilton writes for ZDNet's The ToyBox.
No. Transistors will always cost more than tiny magnetic dots, despite Moore's Law. Here's why.
Years ago I wrote a piece called "RAID5 stops working in 2009." It's now 2013. Was I right?
10+ hour battery life. Fits in pants pockets. Full size keys + touchscreen. Weighs under half a kilo. Thousands of apps. I like this!
Handbrake is a great app. I've learned a few things after ripping hundreds of my DVDs you might want to know.
Flash, despite its vast success, is hardly an ideal storage medium - for one thing it gets slower and more fragile as it shrinks - so many expect resistance RAM - ReRAM - to win long term. Crossbar announces the first ReRAM that could replace flash.
When it comes to low latency and high bandwidth, the memory bus is hard to beat. But a terabyte? Diablo Technologies has announced one.
The longest PC sales decline in history has the industry in shock. We are in a new era with smart phones and tablets. But the bottom is deeper than many expect. Here's why.
Microsoft's new strategy: be all things to all people - infrastructure, business, entertainment, services. Why would anyone think that would work?
RAID5 isn't for protecting your data – it is for keeping your applications running when there is a failure. And it is no substitute for backup.