File system

10.01.12
Linux 3.6 kernel released with 'hybrid sleep' capability, Google's TCP Fast Open extension
10.01.12

Linux 3.6 kernel released with 'hybrid sleep' capability, Google's TCP Fast Open extension

The last couple of Linux kernel updates have been a bit of a circus, with Android merging in the 3...

By S. Dent,   10.01.12
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09.18.12
RIM licenses Microsoft's exFAT file system to stuff extra-large files into BlackBerry devices
09.18.12

RIM licenses Microsoft's exFAT file system to stuff extra-large files into BlackBerry devices

RIM has big ambitions for media on BlackBerry hardware -- really big. Accordingly, it just reached...

By J. Fingas,   09.18.12
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05.10.12
CHKDSK is changing how it works (step 1 of 1) 56 percent completed...
05.10.12

CHKDSK is changing how it works (step 1 of 1) 56 percent completed...

PC users of a certain age will be all too familiar with defragging and disk checking, normally as...

By J. Trew,   05.10.12
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01.17.12
Microsoft introducing ReFS file system with Windows Server 8
01.17.12

Microsoft introducing ReFS file system with Windows Server 8

Hungry for a shiny new file system? Windows 8's got your back, or at least, Windows Server 8 will....

By S. Buckley,   01.17.12
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09.19.11
Mac 101: Format choices for USB flash drives
09.19.11

Mac 101: Format choices for USB flash drives

The overwhelming majority of USB flash drives you buy are going to come in one of two formats:...

By Chris Rawson,   09.19.11
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07.22.11
IBM rig doesn't look like much, scans 10 billion files in 43 minutes
07.22.11

IBM rig doesn't look like much, scans 10 billion files in 43 minutes

Someone ought to gift these IBM researchers a better camera, because their latest General Paralle...

By S. Sakr,   07.22.11
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04.03.10
iPad OS digging reveals hints of future iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and Nessie
04.03.10

iPad OS digging reveals hints of future iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and Nessie

Well, well -- what have we here? A little digging into the mainframe that lies beneath Apple's fres...

By D. Murph,   04.03.10
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12.18.09
Apple post server-related updates for Xsan and Mail Services
12.18.09

Apple post server-related updates for Xsan and Mail Services

Apple yesterday posted a few new server-related updates for Xsan and Mac OS X Server. The first, Xs...

By Joachim Bean,   12.18.09
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10.24.09
ZFS open source project abruptly shuts down, Snow Leopard weeps icy tears
10.24.09

ZFS open source project abruptly shuts down, Snow Leopard weeps icy tears

The on-again / off-again love affair between Apple and ZFS seems to be all but over, with a brief b...

By D. Murph,   10.24.09
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