Category Archives: ThinkPad

Intel SSD Toolbox 3.0

The new version works great for my ThinkPad T61. Terrible experience: the previous version 2.0 often failed to run the optimizer and it took longer for the machine to recognize the SSD when rebooting it. Advertisements

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Intel SSD Firmware Update

I have updated the firmware. The disk is encrypted by PGP Whole Disk Encryption, but I had no trouble. ThinkPad T61 (7659-C68) Old version: 4PC10302 New version: 4PC10362

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Two wonderful weeks with SSD

It has been two wonderful weeks since I got the Intel 300GB SSD. I usually need to use Eclipse (for Java programming), DB2 (for millions of records), Cognos BI 8 (for visualization), SPSS Modeler 14 (for visualization). It was not … Continue reading

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Intel SSD 320 Series

My primary machine is a ThinkPad T61 (7659 C68). I have just finished upgrading the HDD (160GB) to an Intel SSD 320 Series (300GB). It works fine and off course everything runs faster!

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