[SATLUG] OT: Prep for safe equipment disposal
brad at shub-internet.org
Tue Oct 27 15:49:40 CDT 2015
On Oct 27, 2015, at 3:27 PM, Daniel Villarreal <youcanlinux at gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks for the info, Brad!
> I've never owned an SSD had drive. I use really old hardware myself. I even have some old EIDE drives in use ;-)
All iPhones and iPads use SSD, as do all current MacBook Pros and MacBook Airs. I’m not sure about the baseline MacBook, but I think it does, too.
All ChromeBooks that I know of also use SSDs, a.k.a., “Flash Memory” for their permanent storage. It may only be 2-4GB, but it’s still Flash, and SSD.
More and more vendors are going all-SSD, or using large amounts of SSD as fast cache for their large but slow hard drives.
> I'm considering using the LinkedIn service, I started using GooglePlus, but I want to get more into social media.
Pretty much all the major cloud services are either 100% SSD now, or going that direction really fast. Amazon AWS Glacier might not have any SSD, but I think that might be it.
Brad Knowles <brad at shub-internet.org>
LinkedIn Profile: <http://tinyurl.com/y8kpxu>
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