SSD’s – Losing Data??

Solid state drives are the data storgage of the future.  On the surface they seem to overcome many of the failures of spinning disks.  Accessing data is extremely fast and there are no moving parts to fail.  Research show that your data is at risk on SSD’s from new angles.

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Read the article on PC World’s website – Leaving Unpowered SSD’s… The research comes directly from Seagate, in a presentation to industry peers.

Remember – no matter what type of storage media you have your data on, it is not backed up unless you have 2 separate copies on different media.