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Hardware

How do SSDs Work?

In this video, take a look at the inside of the memory storage microchip. This same microchip is used to store data in solid-state drives, or SSDs in your computer, in tablets, and inside flash drives. The technology is called VNAND or V-NAND, and it’s incredible how engineers were able to fit such an insane […]

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Hardware

A single server with over a PETABYTE of storage!

Linus builds a single server with over a PETABYTE of storage (1200TB)?!

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Windows

Supercharging Windows Disk Speeds

Retired Microsoft engineer Davepl explains how to add L2 Cache to a Windows system, such as Optane in front of NvME, or NvME in front of SATA. Radically increase your disc performance with a new approach to disc caching not previously available for Windows! Dave explains the how and why before showing you step by […]

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Hardware

A Look at Big Old Expensive Servers

Recently, I heard a term for companies (specifically IT leaders) who actively resist the move to the cloud – “Server Huggers.” But, what exactly are they are clinging on to?  This Does Not Compute shows you.

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