Category: Hard Drives

  • A Practical Guide to Hard Drive Destruction

    A Practical Guide to Hard Drive Destruction

    Hard Drive Destruction We all know that houses are demolished for renovation, even buildings are demolished to build a new building. This process can be very entertaining, even vehicles are destroyed. Getting these vehicles crashed after falling from a height can be mentally satisfying as well but these will not…

  • Degaussing – Data Destruction Basics

    Degaussing – Data Destruction Basics

    What is Degaussing? If you’re familiar with the data storage industry, there’s a chance you’ve come across the term degaussing before. Most people associate this funny little word with erasing data, and they wouldn’t be wrong. But degaussing is more than just erasing data, it’s rendering it irretrievable for any…

  • Samsung Introduces a Fail-Proof SSD

    Samsung Introduces a Fail-Proof SSD Samsung’s fail-proof technology is available in its 30.72TB PCIe Gen4 SSDs. Samsung recently introduce to the market a newly engineered solid-state drive with fail-proof technology. This new fail-proof technology allows the SSDs to continue operating even in…

  • Data Storage Faceoff: Tape vs Disk vs Cloud

    Data Storage Faceoff: Tape vs Disk vs Cloud

    Data Storage Faceoff: Tape vs Disk vs Cloud In September 2010, Virgin Blue airline’s check-in and online booking systems went down for a period of 11 days, affecting around 50,000 passengers and 400 flights. Ultimately the downtime ended up costing the company over $20 million. So, what is the true…

  • Seagate’s new 60TB SSD.. Hardware Upgrades coming soon and we can help.

      Seagate has just announced a gigantic 60TB solid-state-drive. The company has made it clear that they will provide “the lowest cost per gigabyte for flash.” There is no doubt that data centers across the world will be eager to try this equipment and possibly put them into full…

  • How to Securely Erase Hard Drives (HDD) and Solid State Drives (SSDs) in 2016

    Information security is top priority for most of us. Being the victim of a data breach or identity theft is a costly problem that can be avoided when using the right tools. The firm Blancco Technology Group did an interesting analysis of second hand hard drives and SSDs. In Balancco’s…

  • We make selling your used IT equipment simple and painless

    We make selling your used IT equipment simple and painless

    The buying and selling of used IT equipment is sometimes confusing, as well as one of those to do list items that continually gets pushed to the back burner. What are we going to with all of these old hard drives? Network switches? IP phones…

  • We Buy Western Digital Hard Drives

    Western Digital hard drives Model # Interface Form Factor RPM Capacity Cache WD10EZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 3.5 Inch 7200 1 TB 64 MB WD7500AZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 3.5 Inch 7200 750 GB 64 MB WD10EALX SATA 6 Gb/s 3.5 Inch 7200 1 TB 32 MB WD7500AALX SATA 6…

  • We Buy USED HARD DRIVES 2.5″, 3.5″ Seagate IBM HP Western Digital

    used hard drive seagate #ST2000DM001 ibm hp sata 1tb 2tb 3tb 4tb 7200 rpm What are you going to do with all of those used hard drives?  What about the security of the data on those drives?  Is there any value left in them?  They are heavy – who will pay…