Maxtor Blackarmor 320 GB Reviews
Product Type: Maxtor External Hard Drive
Description:Model ID STM903203BAC1E1-RK / Maxtor BlackArmor - Hard drive - 320 GB - external - 2.5" - Hi-Speed USB - 5400 rpm - buffer: 8 MB / Designed for those who have valuable information they wish to keep secure and private, the Maxtor BlackArmor product is an attractive, portable solution that ... more
Maxtor Blackarmor 320 GB ... provides unparalleled security for direct attached storage devices. Using Seagate Secure technology, Maxtor's BlackArmor drive is designed to keep data locked up and protected in the event of loss or theft. Seagate Secure technology is a hardware-based encryption, making the encryption transparent to the user and free of complicated installation and use procedures required by software based security.
The Maxtor BlackArmor external storage solution uses a government-grade AES encryption certified by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to deliver the strongest commercially available data security available for external storage. The Maxtor BlackArmor product provides transparent, real-time encryption of all the data on the device, not just selected files; providing performance and ease of use advantages over manual software-based security controls. The BlackArmor product also puts all security keys and cryptographic operations within the device, delivering stronger protection against hacking and tampering than traditional software alternatives. The BlackArmor product's key encryption technology can also securely wipe out the data for simple, cost-effective redeployment or disposal of the product - an important capability for organizations of all sizes.
Newest Review: ... will stop the virtual CD drive and allow access to the main hard drive. I bought this drive from Ebuyer.com for around £60, ... more
Customer Maxtor Blackarmor 320 GB Reviews (1)
by - written on 15/06/10 (Very useful, 56 readings)
I bought one of these Maxtor BlackArmor external hard drives last summer as I was working away from home and wanted a more portable external drive that did not require mains power to function. This drive is the perfect size to carry round tucked into a laptop bag or small rucksack pocket, being only 3"x5"x0.5" in size and weighing approximately 200g. The drive comes with a short (approx 18") USB cable (the drive uses a USB 2.0 interface). I mainly use this drive on my Windows Vista Laptop, but have had no problems using it on other windows machines. Advertised at 320GB, after formatting the available space is closer to 298GB. The first ... Read the complete review