Burnishing

January 30, 2015
scored hard drive

Cleaning Hard Drive Platters

January 28, 2015
Clicking hard drives can damage themselves further.

Data Recovery 101: Platters

Platters are the thin discs inside the drive enclosure. Platters are coated with magnetic substrate that stores binary data in the form of a magnetic field.
September 20, 2011
bad read/write heads

Anatomy of a Read/Write Head Failure

A read/write head is the business end of a hard drive. It’s the hitch of a trailer, the edge of a knife, the nib of a […]