Perpendicular hard drives could already be given a storage boost

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An article in EE Times reposts on developments that could double the storage capacity of perpendicular hard drives within the next two years. Called ‘Disk Track’ media, the new approach is to add a…

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Yeah! Even more storage, I wonder if it’s still at the same speed and when they will be able to increase speed on harddisks…

Great … even more data to be lost to clumsy mechanical hard drives.

Let’s get more investment in solid-state technology! It’s possible for SSDs to have more capacity than HDDs within like 6 years. 128 GB will be present on these SSDs next year. We got 64 earlier this year. It’s moving pretty quickly…