Happy Valentine’s Day DSC fans! If you’re interested in learning the history of data storage and how it has evolved over the years, we are confident that you will get a kick out of the following super cool infographics. Don’t forget to comment and let us know which facts surprised you the most!
Take a peek at how far we’ve come on our quest to store as much information in as little space as possible. See the history of punch cards technology which was first used 1725. We have come a long way since then with introduction of commercial tape drives in 1951, the use of the CDs in 1990 and the importance use of thumb drives in 2000.
Ever wonder how large the storage capacity of hard drives was in 1973? Now you can find out by seeing all the capacity and pricing data covering hard drives you’d ever imagine in this great infographic by Spam Fighter.
Ever wonder which industries use the most data? See if your predictions are right by checking out this awesome infographic by Read Write Enterprise. According to the infographic, the amount of data stored digitally has grown from just 1% in 1986 to 94% of data in 2007. Crazy right?
Let us know in the comments what you thought about these infographics!