Macrium Blog

Posted at Apr 5 2022, 12:00h in ssd api@macrium.com, Marketing

Categories: ssd, di̇sk, hardware, science, Storage, tech, technology


The first hard disk, the IBM 350, was introduced in September, 1956 as part of the RAMAC (Random Access Memory Accounting) system. Although the IBM 350 may not look like the hard disk drives (HDDs) we know and still love today, it was the start of the storage media that dominated the computer storage sector. ...

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Manchester, England has a rich history of scientific and technological contributions. It also happens to be where Macrium Software’s head office is located. While we obviously think we’re great in our own right, our place in the rich tapestry of Manchester’s history doesn’t hold a candle to these others. ...

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Posted at Mar 3 2022, 12:00h in education Jack Mansfield, Marketing

Categories: education, manufacturing, technology, science, history


Master Boot Record (MBR) and GUID Partition Table (GPT), are two different ways of storing partition and boot information on a disk. Understanding these partitioning schemes is essential to understanding how information is stored on your storage devices and choosing the correct partitioning scheme for your scenario. ...

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Posted at Jan 20 2022, 12:00h in di̇sk Jack Mansfield, Marketing

Categories: di̇sk, filesystem, gpt, mbr, tech, technology, windows-internals


We are delighted to have made the 2021 Northern Tech Awards Top 100 shortlist, recognising the fastest growing technology companies in the North of England, Scotland and Ireland. ...

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