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New Approach to Portable Storage

Blood DriveAccording to confidential information disclosed to The SSD Guy, the US military has made several advancements in a novel approach to provide soldiers, sailors, and aviators with portable storage that cannot be lost or stolen.

Consider the difficulty faced by the armed forces: Confidential information is now a part of every enlisted person’s mission, yet that data, if stored on an external HDD, USB flash drive, or flash card, could fall into the hands of an adversary.  How can the military prevent this from happening?

The solution is ingeniously simple.  Iron in any form can be magnetized, and magnetization is the most common of all ways to store data bits: It’s used in tape and hard drives, which, combined, account for more than 90% of all data storage today.

The human body has plenty of iron, traveling though its veins in the blood stream.

The military’s approach is to magnetize the Continue reading