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I spent more time working on SSDs that weren’t the X25-M than the Intel drive itself. The Intel drive just worked as it should, the rest of them didn’t.
Fascinating article on SSDs. Until now, I have been aware of SSDs but largely ignored them due to cost-per-gigabyte for this heavy-duty data user. They're starting to get interesting. I doubt my _next_ drive will be an SSD, but the one after that probably will be. Given these sequential read/write numbers, I do look forward to putting my Aperture library on an SSD.
Best article about SSD technology ever written.SpaceSniffer
Very cool util for Windows File
SpaceSniffer is a tool application that gives you an idea of how folders and files are structured on your disks. By using a Treemap visualization layout, you have immediate perception of where big folders and files are situated on your devices. Treemap concept was invented by Prof. Ben Shneiderman, who kindly permitted the use of his concept into this tool.iostat -x « domas mituzas: vaporware, inc.
With Windows 7's release just around the corner, now's a great time to get your PC ready for the new operating system. First step: separate your data onto a dedicated partition.
MyDefrag is a disk defragmenter and optimizer (a maintenance utility to make your harddisk faster) for Windows 2000, 2003, XP, Vista, 2008, and for X64. It is freeware, no time limit, fully functional, no advertisements. Fast, low overhead, with many optimization strategies, can handle floppies, USB disks, memory sticks, and anything else that looks like a disk to Windows. Included are a set of easy to use scripts for endusers, a scripting engine for demanding users, a screensaver, and a combined Windows plus commandline version that can be scheduled by the Windows task scheduler or for use from administrator scripts.GetDataBack - Data Recovery Software
WhatsOpen is a MacOSX utility designed to aid you in determining what is holding your files open.
WhatsOpen is a MacOSX utility designed to aid you in determining what is holding your files open. There is a common OSX error when trying to eject removable media relating to files being in use. Often times your files are in use by Spotlight or some other internal system and you don’t even know what program to kill to free up the files and allow the media to eject
WhatsOpen is a MacOSX utility designed to aid you in determining what is holding your files open. There is a common OSX error when trying to eject removable media relating to files being in use. Often times your files are in use by Spotlight or some other internal system and you don’t even know what program to kill to free up the files and allow the media to eject. This utility makes that a snap. It also provides many other administrative features you may find useful.
lsof als GUI-VersionHD_Speed - www.SteelBytes.com
HD_Speed DownloadDownload Measures both sustained and burst data transfer rates of your hard disks, cd/dvd-roms, flash cards/sticks, floppys, etc. Realtime graphical display. Version 22.214.171.124 Date 4 August 2007 Windows WinNT4, Win2000, WinXP, Win2003,WinVista Languages English, Spanish, FrenchFive Best Disk Defragmenters - Defragment - Lifehacker
Some good tools.Aligning filesystems to an SSD’s erase block size | Thoughts by Ted
) doesn’t know how to use raw flash. So if you want a few 80 gigabytes of flash in a laptop, today the only way to get it is with it attached to a SATA interface in a 2.5″ laptop disk form
Formatowanie SSDPrimitive File Size Chart - Simple software for finding the largest files and folders
http://lifehacker.com/5188052/primitive-file-size-chart-quickly-locates-your-drive+hogging-filesComputer Data Storage Through the Ages -- From Punch Cards to Blu-Ray | Maximum PC
Good visual/info on history of computer storage.
Far from comprehensive, but entertaining.Measuring & Optimizing I/O Performance - igvita.com
Typically excellent post from Ilya Grigorik.
An indepth look at disk i/o throughut, measurement and performance monitoring within LinuxDownloads: Free Disk Analyzer Finds the Largest Space-Wasting Files
A powerful disk space analysis tool for Windows.
Disk Space Fan is a freeware and it is a nice disk space analysis tool for Windows.
Need this to see where space goes on a NetbookYouTube - Shouting in the Datacenter
Brendan Gregg from Sun's Fishworks team makes an interesting discovery about inducing disk latency. For more details, see Brendan's blog entry: http://blogs.sun.com/brendan/entry/un... Category: Science & Technology Tags: analytics dtrace fishworks sun shouting disks microsystems solaris opensolaris zfs storage 7000 7110 7210 7310 7410
"Brendan Gregg from Sun's Fishworks team makes an interesting discovery about inducing disk latency"
Effect of shouting on hard drive performance
Brendan Gregg from Sun's Fishworks team makes an interesting discovery about inducing disk latency. For more details, see Brendan's blog entry: http://blogs...
Brendan Gregg from Sun's Fishworks team makes an interesting discovery about inducing disk latency - it increases when you shout at the disks...
stephdau: Okay, if not fake, this is scary AND amazing for hardware geeks: ♻ @xutopia: Who knew? Don't shout at your hard disks: http://is.gd/eouiPartition Wizard is a Magic Server Partition Manager Software for Windows Server 2000/2003/2008 and Windows 2000/XP/Vista/Windows 7.
Partition Wizard is a Magic Server Partition Manager Software for Windows Server 2000/2003/2008 and Windows 2000/XP/Vista/Windows 7.How to Analyze, Clean Out, and Free Space on Your Hard Drive - Disk Space - Lifehacker
http://lifehacker.com/191277/rebuild-xp-without-losing-data-or-reinstalling-softwarePhone Disk - Mount iPad, iTouch, iPhone to Disk Mode in Finder
Mount an iPad, iTouch or iPhone to USB disk mode on a Mac. Phone Disk is a tiny program which runs in the system tray of your Mac. When it finds an iPod Touch or iPhone it seamlessly mounts it to your file system so you can directly access files on it using Finder or any other program.
把 iPhone、iPad 當成隨身碟般透過 Finder 存取
Download it until it's free - Disk Explorer for iPhone - http://www.macroplant.com/phonedisk/