How to choose a reliable removable external hard drive

May 30, 2014

Choosing a highly reliable and long operational life removable or external hard drive requires an understanding of which parameters & features are of highest impact. Here are the most important parameters & features to look for in a portable high capacity hard drive: Shock and/or Vibration: This is a leading cause for hard drive failure, [...]


Security & Ease of Use: Why Govt. Agencies Prefer FIPS 140-2 Removable Drives

April 21, 2014

CANADA Jan 2013, Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC): Data pertaining to student’s loans program of nearly 583,000 Canadians was lost from a portable hard drive that was left unsecured for extended periods of time and lacked password protection and encryption. The files contained names, social insurance numbers, contact information and more. (Assorted sources) USA [...]


Disaster Recovery: Insuring the Bottom Line

March 30, 2014

Removable backup drives are an ideal and affordable Disaster Recovery solution for small and medium organizations, businesses, and enterprises. ‘Force Majeure’ is one of those clauses that legal teams love to flaunt. Business houses invariably protect themselves from any damage caused by ‘Acts of God’ that would affect their vendors and service providers. But what [...]


Olixir President Named a CRN Superstar

November 29, 2010

Olixir News Nov. 29, 2010: Darshan Shah Named a 2010 Storage Superstar by Everything Channel’s CRN Olixir President Named a CRN Superstar Olixir Technologies, an industry-leading provider of rugged, transportable, military-grade data storage solutions, today announced that its president, Darshan Shah, has been named a 2010 Storage Superstar by Everything Channel’s CRN. This first annual [...]


Olixir Participating at the AFITC 2010

August 30, 2010

Olixir Technologies is participating at the AFITC 2010 at the Renaissance Montgomery Hotel & Spa located in Montgomery, Alabama.