You buy a storage device to put your precious data on. If the device dies, you're basically on your own. Your data is gone for good unless you have backups.
To try to help ease the fear, Seagate introduced its Seagate Rescue and Seagate Rescue and Replace data protection plans, offering coverage starting at $29.99. The former offers data recovery, the latter also includes a replacement of the storage device itself.
This is the first time that a storage vendor offers a complete plan that covers both drive replacement and data recovery services for data contained on the … Read more