Category: Resources

100 Data Loss and Recovery Resources

We’ve complied a list of the most relevant resources about data loss and recovery to help you stay informed concerning all issues related to data loss, recovery and prevention. Ultimate list of Data Loss and...

Glossary

This glossary is an alphabetical list of terms commonly used in the fields of computer science, data recovery, telecommunications and reverse engineering. For even more information follow the link attached to each term. A...

How to Use an External Hard Drive

External hard drives are extremely easy to use, simply attach the devices cable into your computer’s USB port and  if the power supply is external, plug it in.  In most cases, the necessary software will...

Top 7 Causes Of Hard Disk Failure

Hard disk failure can be relatively painless and a temporary event or as devastating as a permanent loss of vital data. There are a number of causes for these hard drives to fail, from...

A History Of Data Recovery

Last week our friends from Advanced Data Recovery Analytics (ADRECA) published a great info-graphic titled, A History of Data Recovery. Their post got us thinking about own history in the industry. Our story Data Solutions...

Flash Translation Layer

Recent technological advances in the development of flash memory based devices are consolidating their leadership position as the preferred storage media in embedded systems at the enterprise-scale as well as in end user storage...

Flash File Systems

In very simple approximation a flash file system is designed for storing files on flash memory–based storage devices, such as NAND memory chips. Although they share the same name with the rest of the...

How to Prevent Data Loss

Data loss can occur on any device that stores data. Although any loss of data, even a simple misplacement, is by definition technically a loss, what we are primarily concerned with is the permanent...