Tag Archives: Backup
OWC Validating Data Integrity Key When Backing...
By Lloyd Chambers, Guest Blogger An overlooked aspect of data management is data integrity: are the files intact tomorrow, a year from now, on the original drive and backup drives,...

LDM_Gem Make A Bootable OS X Mavericks...
Last week, Apple released its Mavericks update with the 10.9.1 version of the operating system – which we hope fixes a few bugs that we saw in the first...

DriveGenius3 Bootable Backups Made Easy With Drive...
By Jennifer Bell, Guest Blogger One of my favorite tools in Drive Genius 3 is the Duplicate feature. Drive Genius 3’s Duplicate tool serves as a great method to create disk images...


timemachine_icon Data Doubler Usage Scenario: Backing Up...
Did you know? According to an online survey conducted by Harris Interactive Inc. among 2,021 U.S. adults ages 18 and older in June., only 10% of users backup their...

Let’s Talk About RAID
No, not the bug spray. The RAID I’m talking about is a hard drive RAID or a Redundant Array of Independent Disks. As crazy as the name sounds, this...

Cloud Backups – The Good, The...
We have talked a good deal over the past months about the importance of keeping regular backups of your files. Don’t lose your data; keep your pictures safe; be...

Keep An Extra Backup When Traveling Keep An Extra Backup When Traveling
There are many reasons that having a backup for your data is a great idea. But this shouldn’t just apply when you’re at home, school or the office. It’s...


time_machine_flux Speed Time Machine Past 88MPH Over...
As far as backup strategies go, Time Machine is a pretty good addition to your backup strategy. You get hourly backups, can go back and retrieve accidentally-deleted files and...

Globe-DIY-231x300 Bouncing Back from Disaster – How...
Here at the OWC Blog, we’ve posted a lot of advice about backing up your data over the years. However, there’s one thing we’ve never explicitly talked about: how...

timemachine_icon Apple’s Time Machine Bug May Ignore...
We’ve talked about backing up your data quite extensively here on the OWC Blog. We’ve talked about different backup strategies. We’ve discussed mirrored RAID devices like the NewerTech Guardian...