5 Things that Keep an SDD Healthy and Prevent Data Loss

Solid state drives have several advantages over regular hard drives. The major advantage is that they have a longer life span, lasting about 10 years before they begin to fail. To ensure that your SSD performs optimally for as long as possible you need to take care of it properly. Solid state drives are rising in popularity because they are considered faster and relatively more reliable than hard drives. SSDs have less moving parts than HDD’s so they are noiseless and also quicker....

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3 Ways to Avoid File Corruption When Sharing Large Files

Large files can be difficult to send over e-mail or a network as it can take a while and this makes them prone to corruption. If you want to avoid the hassle of having to send a large file multiple times, it’s best to try one of the following. Sending or transferring large files over e-mail or a network can be problematic. Large files can take a long time to transmit and if the process is disrupted in anyway, the file could be end up corrupted and the data can be lost. If you send...

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Disk Imaging or Disk Cloning, Which Should You Use?

It is important to create regular backups to protect yourself from data loss. Disk imaging and disk cloning are two ways that you can make copies of everything on your hard drive so you can restore your data on a new computer in case of drive failure. Before we go into the differences between creating a disk image and disk cloning, let’s talk about the difference between the two and “ordinary” backups. When you create a backup using a program like DataNumen Backup, it creates...

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