How to Create a Robust Backup System in Three Phases
How often have you heard the phrase “make sure you have a backup”? In our tips and articles, we tend to dispense that advice often, usually just before providing instructions for performing some task or other that could lead...

Photography Team Relies on OWC Envoy Pro mini for Backup
Noted photographer Lynette Kent and her partner, Rick Redfern, know there is nothing more thrilling than experiencing nature up close and personal. For the ultimate adventure, they recently traveled half-way around the world to see and shoot majestic wild...

Why Hard Drives Fail and Why You Should Have a Backup Plan
Like death and taxes, there’s one more thing that’s an absolute in life – all hard disk drives (HDDs) will eventually fail. It’s not a matter of “if” the drive will fail, just “when” it will stop working. That’s why...

Backup Month: Don’t Forget To Back Up Your iOS Devices
During April, the Rocket Yard focuses on the importance of backups to an overall data security plan. Previously, we discussed how to use the Time Machine app built into OS X to easily and quickly begin backing up data on your Mac,...

Backup Month: Your iOS Devices Need Backups, Too!
While many Mac and PC users regularly back up their data on their desktops and laptops, a surprising number of people forget about backing up the rest of their digital lives. In this final installment of the OWC Blog...

Generic CLoud Backup icon Backup Month: A Look at Cloud Backup Services
This April, the Rocket Yard is providing you with tips and hints on backing up all of your data — not only the information that’s on your desktop or laptop machine, but your iPhone and iPad as well. In the first...