One copy of your data is not a backup

They lay witness with the ability to testify for and even against us. We protect them from falling into the wrong hands. We manipulate them, exchange them and allow them to hold our memories. They are our business, our pleasure, our thoughts and our feelings. They are our Data. Given the quantities and frequency withContinue reading “One copy of your data is not a backup”

New ReFS (Resilient File System) for Windows 8

A Consumer Preview of the new version of Microsoft Windows Operating Systems (Windows 8) has been presented. Along with many innovative features there is the new file system ReFS (Resilient File System – originally named “Protogon”). ReFS is file system designed primarily to replace the aging NTFS (New Technology File System) presented almost 20 yearsContinue reading “New ReFS (Resilient File System) for Windows 8”

Data Recovery for SD Cards, USB Drives and More

Over the years USB thumb drives and memory cards get larger and cheaper, it’s getting easier to trust much more of your data to them. It’s also much easier to mistakenly erase data or have them hiccup on you. And if you’re in the habit of holding on to that data for too long —Continue reading “Data Recovery for SD Cards, USB Drives and More”