Earlier I spoke about Tape Libraries and its usage, today I'll speak a bit about Tape drives and where they are use. Tape drive is a data storage device which is used to read and write data that is stored on a magnetic tape. Tape drives are also known as 'streamers'. Typically, Tape Drives are used for archival storage of data stored on hard drives. The data capacities on … [Read more...] about What are Tape Drives and where are tape drives used ?
One of the main reasons for the computers to come in existence is to manipulate and store data along with solving complexities. Hard drive is the component that holds the data in a computer. In most common cases, Hard drive is an internal store for operating system and user information. The ever increasing need for storage capacity, coupled with threat from the outside world … [Read more...] about What Are External Hard Drives ? What Is The Advantage Of External Hard Drive Over Regular Internal Hard Drives