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Computer data storage, often called storage or memory, is a technology consisting of computer components and recording media used to retain digital data. In addition to local storage devices like CD and DVD readers, hard drives and flash drives, solid state drives can hold enormous amounts of data in a very small device. Cloud services and other new forms of remote storage also add to the capacity of devices and their ability to access more data without building additional data storage into a device.

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i want to do the following with robocopy
connect a 2nd and 3rd drive (by sata cables) to my PC - think of them being sorce and destination
i want to copy the user data from source to destination

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Hi guys, am planing to set up a home datacenter using ESXI as my hypervisor and would like to know what is best practice/requirements in terms of hardware? The idea is for testing purposes, and would …

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Newly installed Dell SCv2020i within network.

Unit racked, networked and initialised:





I am now trying to connect the storage to the clients VMWare vCenter (via iSCSI). First off need to…

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I have a Win 7 Computer and I need to replace the disk which I suspect is about to fail.

Does anyone know of a good program that will clone the disk to a BOOTABLE copy that is the "SAME size" as …

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           Due to the nature of this upcoming question, I believe it is more of a storage issue as opposed to an operating system issue.  Basically, I wish to …

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Client has a Dell PowerEdge 2950. Running Server 2008 R2 and running as a SQL Server (2012).

A month ago users reported that apps (which use that server as DB back end) were running slowly. When …

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Anyone know a company in the UK who could repair / recover data from a USB flash drive that has had the connector broken off?

Thanks

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We recently purchased a PowerVault MD3400 and have a couple of starter questions.

1) We were trying to change the default IP's to static IP's. Using the serial cable with hyper …

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I have a WD MybookLive of 1TB. I connect to it via internet cable, and all of the sudden I got disconnected and when I connected back I was not able to see my data there. So far I have …

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                        im runing a daily schedule backup for a 2003 wintel server with my TSM 6.4 and in the las 5 days the backup is missing with the following error:

02/13/2017 …

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We have a dell server with the two arrays listed below attached to the Dell server.  We have been discussing expanding a large data server configuration. I have included some of the …

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I checked this on Windows 7 and Windows 10
Whenever I check the contents of the Previous Versions tab the list is always empty
I have added storage space in the System Protection properties, …

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I'm looking for a recommendation for a clean, user-friendly way to share larger files in an enterprise environment.  These files would be uploaded by users not in the organisation.  We've hosted an …

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What steps should I perform to troubleshoot this alert?  I get this alert often, is there a common solution to avoid this alert.  Is it related to storage availability on my storage array?  Are there …

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             As an extension from a previously closed post, I would like to know how to install and run  applications from a 32GB Micro SDHC card.  The premise …

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Is there a tool I can use to test the write to speed on my PC's Drives?

I have a C drive of course, and 3 attached NAS 1-2TB Drives.

The purpose behind this is that there are times when I am …

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When we purchase storage, we typically are advertised storage of 500GB, 1TB, 2TB and so on. However, when you actually install it into your computer, your 500GB HDD will actually show up as 465GB. Why?
It has to do with the way people and computers use numbers and do math.

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Hi, Our staff love to e-mailing social photos or create folders on shared drives for sharing social photos.  Some of these social photos are from company functions.  These are using huge amount of …

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Does anyone know definitively how Google photos app for iphone handles photos which have been optimised for storage in iCloud when backing up the photos because the iphone is holding them in a low-res…

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I am wondering if anyone has any suggestions for a tool that can monitor or proactively send alerts as to the hard drive health on an ESXI host?  Something that sends email alerts if there is…

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I've managed to finally get my pc build up and running by my cloning a windows 10 OS from my old eMachines computer to my new 525gb SSD. however, I just noticed that its only recognizing 139gb …

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Is the following true: If I insert an 8gb thumbdrive into a usb plug and another brand new formatted 8gb thumbdrive into the next usb plug on the same machine and copy all from 1 to the other can I be…

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Originally I had DELL severs and the free DELL OpenManage Server Administrator software, but now I purchase some HP servers

What FREE or under $500 HP software (i.e. HP OneView/etc) does you …

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Soon to be using Windows Server Standard 2016 R2. I would like to back it up to two USB 3.0 backup drives. I would like to put them in a rack.

Just wondering if anyone had any ideas as far as what…

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