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RAID Levels Explained

RAID Levels Explained

Whether hardware or software, RAID is available in different schemes, or RAID levels. The most commonly levels are RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, and 10. RAID 0, 1, and 5 work on both HDD and SSD media.

Tegile vs. Nimble

Tegile vs. Nimble

Nimble Storage and Tegile Systems have long been competitors in the data storage market. Take a look at these top vendors to learn the pros and cons of each.

Cloud Disaster Recovery

Cloud Disaster Recovery

Cloud disaster recovery is a backup and restore strategy that applies not only to data, but also entire virtual machines, servers and corporate networks.

PCIe SSD vs. SATA

PCIe SSD vs. SATA

PCIe provides a faster interface speed than SATA. An SSD connected via a PCIe 3.0 x16 interface can have a link speed of 16 Gb/s. In contrast the SATA 3.0 standard only provides 6.0 Gb/s.

Commvault vs. Veeam

Commvault vs. Veeam

Commvault and Veeam, active competitors in enterprise data backup and recovery, have differing approaches to factors like high availability and adding physical backup support.

SSD Cache Optimizing SSD Speed

SSD Cache Optimizing SSD Speed

SSD caching is a computing technology that stores frequently used data to fast cache. This boosts IOPS performance and reduces latency.

What is Business Impact Analysis? How Do I Perform a BIA?

What is Business Impact Analysis? How Do I Perform a BIA?

Business Impact Analysis is a core element of IT risk management identifying potential impact of data loss and helping to define maximum tolerable downtime.

Benefits of SSD: Speed and Performance

Benefits of SSD: Speed and Performance

SSD benefits are numerous: Flash is a driving force behind the rapid growth of enterprise data storage, and SSDs are the most popular media for NAND flash.

Nutanix vs. HPE SimpliVity

Nutanix vs. HPE SimpliVity

Nutanix focuses on enterprise data centers, but has expanded its market by adding ROBO, edge, and hybrid cloud support. HPE SimpliVity defines itself by hyperconverged simplicity, availability, and scalability at a lower cost.

SalvageData Recovery Service: Product Overview and Insight

SalvageData Recovery Service: Product Overview and Insight

SalvageData can handle many data recovery issues, but may not be the go-to vendor for extreme recoveries or when no one other provider can recover the data.

DriveSavers: Product Overview and Insight

DriveSavers: Product Overview and Insight

DriveSavers partners with many drive OEMs on data recovery. It has developed advanced techniques such as chip-off recoveries for flash devices and is skilled at recovering enterprise RAID arrays.

Disk Doctors: Product Overview and Insight

Disk Doctors: Product Overview and Insight

Disk Doctors, a well known name in data recovery, can recover data from damaged, corrupted, and dropped drives, and retrieve data from a variety of failed storage devices.

Seagate In-Lab Recovery Service: Product Overview and Insight

Seagate In-Lab Recovery Service: Product Overview and Insight

With its dominance of the HDD and SDD market, Seagate might be a major player in data recovery. Yet it seems to focus its marketing efforts more on its software-based services rather than its in-lab services.

WeRecoverData: Product Overview and Insight

WeRecoverData: Product Overview and Insight

WeRecoverData, with ISO 4 Class 10 and ISO 5 Class 100 clean rooms for its media recovery services, offers emergency response, on-site, remote and in-lab, and is available 24/7/365 and worldwide.

Gillware Data Recovery: Product Overview and Insight

Gillware Data Recovery: Product Overview and Insight

Gillware data recovery is performed in ISO certified workstations, and it is particularly skilled in HDDs and RAID systems, as well as all kinds of flash memory drives including SSDs and memory cards.

Secure Data Recovery Services: Product Overview and Insight

Secure Data Recovery Services: Product Overview and Insight

Secure Data Recovery Services should always be considered when it comes to hard drive recovery. It has excellent customer reviews, has an ISO 4 Class 10 cleanroom, and adheres to security protocols.

8 Best Data Recovery Services

8 Best Data Recovery Services

A roundup of the best data recovery specialists, specialists that are able to solve your data loss mishaps - from the relatively easy drive crash to the "all is lost" data recovery project.

Ontrack Data Recovery: Product Overview and Insight

Ontrack Data Recovery: Product Overview and Insight

Ontrack’s data recovery service deals with all types of data loss situations, from accidental deletion, media corruption, fire and water damage, dropped media.

Best Database as a Service Solutions

Best Database as a Service Solutions

The DBaaS model provides access to a database via the cloud without the need to set up physical hardware, installing software, and configuring performance.

M.2 SSD: Small, Embedded Flash Memory

M.2 SSD: Small, Embedded Flash Memory

M.2 SSDs are internal circuit boards that embed flash memory chips and controllers on thin circuit boards with a range of lengths and widths. Its small and light form factor enables flash manufacturers to minimize flash storage sizes.

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