RAID 5 – Is Your Data Safe?

Many different technologies have been created to help reduce the chances of data loss.  It has been openly accepted that there is no perfect storage medium; yet, many technicians will use RAID 5 and swear by it.  The idea of having two points of failure seems like a...

How to Disable Safe Sleep in MacOS 10

Apple’s ‘Safe Sleep’ is a major factor for iBook, MacBook and MacBook Pro hard drive crashes. When the user closes the lid with the system still on, they are expecting that the system is entering a sleep mode by powering down the hard drive and just...