Data

Secrets of data loss [infographic]

July 4, 2014
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In the United States alone, more than 140,000 hard drives crash every week. 40% of that data loss comes from hardware failure. The truth is, all hard drives will eventually fail. With the way we depend on technology to function, it’s critical we do what we can to protect from loss. Read more about the […]

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What’s being done with all that data?

May 20, 2014
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Hitting the spotlight in 2012, big data and how it’s being collected are now on the minds of every company and everyone. Every day, we create 2.5 quintillion bytes of data, and that number is expected to grow. With this amount of data flying around every day, people are beginning to wonder what is being […]

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EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Professional

May 13, 2014
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It’s hard to get hold of a reliable data recovery software these days. It’s even harder to be able to do it using flash drive recovery. I being an IT technician for my company and with computers getting used more and more and users downloading more and more, the ridiculously high amount of malware, spyware […]

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The Data Protection Act 1998 and your business

October 21, 2013
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While it’s true that a properly administered information management system will prove you to be an ethical and responsible business, your customers won’t know this unless there’s been a violation. By this time, not only is it likely that monetary penalties will be imposed but it’s entirely probable you’ll have lost the trust of your […]

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What to do About Data Management Before it’s Too Late

October 21, 2013
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Data is now as responsible for making the world go around as money because businesses can’t have one without the other. That means how you handle your data is equally as important as how you handle your money and while most businesses have ample data security where it matters, they often don’t manage their data […]

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Shedding Light on Top Three Mac Photo Recovery Tools

March 25, 2013
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Digital photos undoubtedly are better option than traditional film based images and if you have Mac, then you can avail alluring image viewing and editing experiences for sure. But like any other digital data the image files stored on your Mac too are not away from loss. Many times users come across devastating situations of […]

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Big Data – Its Importance and How It Affects our Everyday Lives

March 4, 2013
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Did you know that 90% of the data in the whole world today has just been created as of 2012?  It has been stated that each day, we create about 2.5 quintillion bytes of data! You may be thinking, where did all this data come from?  This data actually comes from many sources including but […]

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External Hard Drive vs. Cloud Backup

October 1, 2012
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Backing up important data is something we all neglect until that dreadful day when we actually lose important files. Data on our hard drives can be lost due to viruses, physical damage, hacking, and hard drive crashes. In this day and age, almost everyone’s livelihood is connected to computers. Some of us are entirely dependent […]

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How to erase Mac data

September 29, 2012
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One of my friends was facing sluggish Mac from couple of months. After checking the issues we found the reason, large amount of data in Mac drive and less hard drive space. He decided to replace old Mac drive with new one (larger space) and sell older hard drive. But before selling it was necessary […]

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Will you survive losing all your data (photos, docs etc.)?

August 27, 2012
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The subject of this article is what I often ask people I know are not very computer/tech savvy, because often they have no clue about backup or they know it’s something that they “should be doing”, but they either don’t know how or just “haven’t gotten around to it yet”.In almost every single case the […]

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What You Need to Know about Cloud Storage

May 7, 2012
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For many of those who regularly use a computer nowadays, one of the most common dilemmas they face is how to find enough storage space to hold all the data they have acquired so far.  Some individuals invest in bigger hard drives, while others would rather use external storage devices such as compact discs (CDs), […]

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IT Security Consultants In Modern Business Environment

October 12, 2011
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The role that information technology plays in the world today cannot be overstressed.  Perhaps the biggest testimony to the importance of IT is the fact that it has become a part of the National Curriculum, with laptops being regularly used in schools throughout the UK.  However, the biggest area to be affected by the emergence […]

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How to Build a Web App That Scales?

October 10, 2011
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It’s difficult to predict how popular a web app will be these days when it’s introduced. Who could have imagined how popular Twitter would go on to become when it was introduced way back in 2006? So if you are building a web app and don’t know how much data your servers will have to […]

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The Essentials of Data Management and Security in Your Company

August 8, 2011
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Data-management is more important than ever. Every company is relying on more data all the time. Many managers will find the need for data storage becomes exponential as their company grows. We need to keep a record of everything that has happened, and we need to maintain current data in the case of disaster and […]

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How Google protects your data in the cloud [video]

May 31, 2011
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Not long ago, Amazon’s cloud computing had a breakdown over several days and Sony lost millions of customer details to hackers and had to shut down their Playstation Network for about a month while they patched things up, as you probably already know. While this video by Google is produced before the Amazon and Sony […]

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How big a data plan do you really need for your iPhone?

March 21, 2011
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iPhone sales really took off in the Summer of 2008 when the iPhone 3G came out. Then another huge boost came in the Summer of 2010 when iPhone 4 was released. In between we also saw the upgraded 3G, known as iPhone 3GS, but the sales didn’t increase as much as when the “3G” and […]

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Using broadband overseas

January 19, 2011
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We all know how useful mobile broadband can be, especially if you’re the type who gets out and about, either travelling for work or socially. However, for all of the appeal of Internet on the go and a wealth of mobile broadband offers up for grabs, you still need to exercise some caution when using […]

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Quick Tip: Free Mac data recovery software

November 9, 2010
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Just a quick tip for Mac users on how to recover deleted or lost data, such as pictures or documents. CleverFiles has just released Disk Drill, which is a new free Mac data recovery software. Disk Drill recovers damaged and deleted data from external or internal hard drives, memory cards, etc. and allows protecting data […]

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