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Don’t be fool an April fool, backup your data

Three years ago, a bunch of Reddit users declared March 31 World Backup Day, using the clever tagline “Don’t be an April Fool.” In many of our previous articles we tried to explain different backup techniques. World backup day is still not officially established as a global awareness day but it provides a welcome reminder that … Continue reading

How to recover deleted data?

There is a general misconception that, after a file of any kind was manually deleted from a hard drive, there is no way to retrieve that particular file. The truth is that, when pressing “delete” after selecting a certain file, and removing it from the “recycle bin” afterwards, you have just removed the indicators of … Continue reading

Data Security in the Cloud

Cloud computing security or cloud security refers to a set of policies, technologies, and controls deployed to protect data, applications, and the infrastructure in a cloud. There are several security issues related to cloud computing but mainly there are concerns with cloud service providers and ones related to their customers. In general, the provider must … Continue reading

How To Create Cheap High-Capacity Storage

For those who have more than a few old hard drives lying around or simply need bigger storage here’s how to combine multiple hard drives into one volume that’ll hold: movies, TV shows, music, photos, games or other files. In general, there are three ways for combining multiple hard drives, we’ll try to explain how to … Continue reading

Recovering Data from RAID Systems

Redundant array of independent disks, or RAID is a storage technology that combines multiple disk drives into a logical unit. Data is distributed across the drives in one of several ways called “RAID levels”, Depending on the level of redundancy and performance required data is distributed in one of several ways called RAID levels or … Continue reading