What is SATA and IDE?

by harishkumar09 - 3/21/13 9:20 AM

In Reply to: You're going to need some things by wpgwpg

What is the difference between IDE and SATA (checked on the internet and I am not sure I understood much)?
Why should I make sure I should not use IDE and go for only SATA?

Yes, I have my data backed up.