This is a picture of a standard hard drive (not the newest SSD technology). My father has a degree in industrial engineering and the hefty part of his career was spent with companies that manufactured hard drives. So, I’ve heard stories of how they are made, the clean rooms and how an invisible speck of dust can make one inoperable. This video tells the tale:
Fascinating, huh? I hope you enjoyed learning about hard drives. Now, please, please make sure you have a good back up of the important files that are on yours! See this older post about backups if you need advice for the best methods. I am a reseller for Carbonite Online Backup, if you would like the “set it and forget it” method! Contact me to get started with Carbonite today!