Hard Drive Failures

Google continues to mine its database of cheap commodity hard drive statistics. But, sadly, the names have been changed to protect the innocent.

Massive Google hard drive survey turns up very interesting things – Engadget

drives often needed replacement for issues that SMART drive status polling didn’t or couldn’t determine, and 56% of failed drives did not raise any significant SMART flags

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Published in: on April 17, 2008 at 1:46 pm  Leave a Comment  

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