Latest File system fragmentation Stories

2014-06-09 04:22:09

WOKING, England, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyone knows the frustration of a Windows(R) laptop or desktop becoming progressively slower over time, so Condusiv(R) Technologies has taken their V-locity(R) I/O optimization software platform that accelerates applications in virtual environments and adapted it to optimize I/O on Windows PCs, reducing the amount of I/O to disk with patented DRAM caching and patented fragmentation prevention to ensure defragmentation processes...

2013-09-24 23:25:07

Defragmentation speeds up systems, extends the life expectancy of hard disks and provides increased security. And not just in Windows 8.1, but also right back to Windows XP. Berlin, Germany (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 Berlin-based O&O Software GmbH, a specialist in data security and data recovery, today releases the new version of O&O Defrag. For more than 15 years, O&O Defrag has been the program that optimizes computers long-term and by doing so saves customers time and...

2011-08-16 08:06:00

LONDON, August 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Data files could be considered the lifeblood of an organization as they are essential to its operation. Delays or failures of data backups expose this essential lifeblood to potential loss causing the maximizing of backup speed to rank high on most IT manager priority lists. An effective, thorough defrag [http://www.diskeeper.com/defrag ] solution is an important first step in meeting that priority. IT professionals understand the...

2011-08-04 06:05:00

LONDON, August 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to the significant complexity and breadth of the software and hardware used in modern storage environments, from disk-level technologies to massively scalable network storage facilities, there are many myths and misconceptions regarding the continuing need for a solution to fragmentation. Although, it is understandably easy to accept many of them as replacements for eliminating fragmentation as many seek to solve the same issue, the...

2011-07-28 04:51:00

LONDON, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Storage Area Networks or SANs are designed to excel at optimizing access however data performance can still suffer due to file fragmentation in the OS environment and SANs may be "unaware" of such fragmentation. The obvious solution is to defrag [http://downloads.diskeeper.com/pdf/Performance-Windows-SAN.pdf ] the OS file system, but that alone does not completely resolve data performance degradation. Since fragmentation consists of...

2011-05-25 07:51:00

LONDON, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- David Anderson, Network Manager for Cramlington Learning Village School, gave his feedback on how Diskeeper(R) dramatically cut their server backup times in half. The School which has been graded 'outstanding' in the last three OFSTED inspections had the problem of backup times taking four days to complete. "Symantec BackupExec V12.5, our primary backup application, was taking considerable amount of time to backup due to file fragmentation....

2011-05-19 06:55:00

LONDON, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An unprecedented number of IT users recently revealed that they are being instructed against defragmenting their SANs. This misinformation comes apparently from their SAN providers. Mandeep Birdi, Technical Presales Consultant from Diskeeper Corporation Europe has reported an alarming number of IT decision-makers are under the impression they don't need to be concerned with fragmentation issues in their SAN environment. He comments "This is a...

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