Tag Archives: Off-Site Back Up

Thieves Ransack Paralympian's Home, Take Off With Her Gold Olympic Rings (and her hard drives!)

MacMedics Locations in Severna Park & Lanham

It’s not often that we reference a story from Inside Edition. Tonight there was a story about a Paralympian, whose home was burglarized and of course they took the normal stuff like jewelry, computers, TV’s, and electronics. They also stole 5 external hard drives, which were the only place she had irreplaceable videos of her […]

Hurricane Earl Is Coming: This Would Be An Excellent Time To Purchase, Check, Or Upgrade Your Back Up Plan

MacMedics Locations in Severna Park & Lanham

While Hurricane Earl will most likely spare the Mid-Atlantic area (MacMedics territory), it will hit somewhere and it will destroy some data in some way. Here in the Mid-Atlantic area, MacMedics clients and friends should un-plug their computer and remove and store back up hard drives in a dry place if you’re not going to […]

"Big Disks" – The dangers of using a two-drive "spanned" or "striped" RAID 0

MacMedics Locations in Severna Park & Lanham

Update 8-15-13:Today in the MacMedics Millersville office we are working a data recovery case involving an older IDE based LaCie Big Disk. Performing a Macintosh Data Recovery on the older LaCie Big Disk is difficult, but MacMedics has the ability to perform these complex file recoveries. If you have a LaCie external hard drive, especially […]