We took a look at a few common cloud-based storage services and compare their free offerings, their lowest paid offerings, and their feature sets. This way, it would be easy to see which cloud-based storage system works best for different users and their budgets.
If you are in the market for online storage, take a look at this comparison by Supersite.
Source: OneDrive, Box, Dropbox, Office 365, Google Drive: How Their Storage Compares
61,590 hard drives were used in our data center during Q1, 2016. We take a deep dive into the usage to see what we can learn about their performance.
The folks at Backblaze has provided an updated report on their hard drives usage statistics for 2016. This is a good reference for those that are in the market for hard drive purchase. Refer to the article below from Backblaze.
Summary: Again HGST seems to have the lowest failure rates amongst the hard drives vendors used
Source: 2016 Hard Drive Review: Testing 61,590 Hard Drives