Under the Sea - Microsoft's data center experiment resurfaces

17 September 2020

Under the Sea - Microsoft's data center experiment resurfaces

This wasn’t data overboard but data submerged! After two years resting on the ocean floor off the coast of Scotland, Microsoft researchers have retrieved an underwater data center to see how it fared.

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DataSphere Report Factors Pandemic Into Growth Forecast in Latest Update

9 September 2020

DataSphere Report Factors Pandemic Into Growth Forecast in Latest Update

A new update to IDC’s DataSphere report forecasts continued growth of the world’s created and consumed data with a shifting data landscape impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. We break down some of the key insights.

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Severe Summer Weather Predicted - 3 Strategies to Keep Data Safe

22 July 2020

Severe Summer Weather Predicted - 3 Strategies to Keep Data Safe

An above-normal seasonal prediction from the NOAA is a good reminder to be aware of strategies to protect your technology and data from the effects of severe summer weather.

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Throwback: Creating the First Hard Disk Drive at IBM

3 July 2020

Throwback: Creating the First Hard Disk Drive at IBM

A promotional film that IBM made in the 1950s looks at the creation of the first hard disk drive and is a retro video throwback to tech innovation and marketing of the time reminding us how far we’ve come and of artifacts from our own data recovery archives.

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First Day of Summer at Drivehenge

22 June 2020

First Day of Summer at Drivehenge

Marking the Summer Solstice from our own version of Stonehenge…

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