Hard drive shortage pain won’t end any time soon

Hard disk drive supply shortages in the wake of Thailand flooding will continue to affect consumers, computer system manufacturers and corporate IT shops into 2013, according to market research firm IDC. "I think

Published on: December 12th, 2011 Lucas Mearian

Seagate GoFlex external drive contains whopping 4TB of storage

Seagate's latest hard drive, the GoFlex Desk External Drive offers a whopping 4TB of storage. It also offers connectivity adapters and decent speeds. Don't get your hands all over it, though, because it

Published on: November 29th, 2011 Mauricio Grijalva

Full encryption drives to become standard on all PCs

The world's six largest computer drive makers today published the final specifications(download PDF) for a single, full-disk encryption standard that can be used across all hard disk drives, solid state drives (SSD) and

Published on: January 29th, 2009 Lucas Mearian

i365 offers SMB online data backup and disaster recovery

Data backup vendor i365 Inc. is adding enterprise-class data backup and infrastructure disaster recovery capabilities to its products aimed at small and midsized businesses.I365, a division of storage drive vendor Seagate Technology LLC,

Published on: November 18th, 2008 Todd R. Weiss

Seagate unveils one TB

Storage Seagate launches one TB hard drives Seagate announced one terabyte (TB) hard drives that deliver a combination of capacity, performance and reliability for a wide range of enterprise and desktop PC applications.The Barracuda

Published on: June 25th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Seagate launches 250GB-per-disc drive

Storage Seagate extends perpendicular magnetic recording technology Seagate announced that it has begun volume shipments of the 250GB-per-disc, 3.5-inch disc drive on the strength of perpendicular magnetic recording technology.The Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 drive

Published on: June 7th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Samsung chops Canadian distributors of hard drives

Two Samsung partners reacted tentatively after learning the company's hard drives will have to be imported from its Korean headquarters rather than through Canadian distributors. Chris Monette, purchasing manager at Calgary-based Memory Express,

Published on: October 4th, 2006 Buket Oktem

Maxtor brand to stay for system builders

The fight for survival in the PC component business is sometimes called a war, and today Seagate Technology announced it has a new weapon in the battle for system builders.After swallowing Maxtor Technology

Published on: August 16th, 2006 Howard Solomon