Data storage through time

Do you remember using the cassette tape? Or maybe you used to save your data on a floppy disk? Data has been stored in many different ways through time.
We give you the complete overview – From the punch card in 1881 to the cloud in 2013.

1881

PUNCH CARD

Data storage 1881 - punch card

1950

 MAGNETIC TAPE

Data storage 1950 - Magnetic tape

1962

CASSETTE TAPE

Data storage 1962 - Casette tape

1963

REMOVABLE HARD DRIVE

Data storage 1963 - Removeable hard disk

1971

FLOPPY DISK

Data storage 1971 - Floppy disk

1976

VHS

Data storage 1976 - VHS

1982

CD-ROM

Data storage 1982 - CD-rom

1994

Zip driver

Data storage 1994 - ZIP driver

1995

DVD

Data storage 1995 - DVD

1999

SD CARD

Data storage 1999 - SD Card

2000

USB

Data storage 2000 - USB

2013

THE CLOUD

Data storage 2013 - The Cloud

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