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disk drive

a computer device containing a disk that spins at high speeds that allows magnetic impulses to be written onto and read from the electromagnetic surface. Most computers contain a hard disk drive, a compact disk-read only memory (CD-ROM) drive, a CD-R, CD-RW and DVD, DVD-R or DVD-RW, and one or more diskette drives.
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This year's conference, which is presented by the International Disk Drive, Equipment and Materials Association (IDEMA), will address the business and technology aspects of the hard disk drive industry, including evaluating its past accomplishments and its future potential.
This backend consists of both the disk drives and the management applications.
You know, the next generation will be a new card and you'll have new disk drives and probably a new component, new infrastructure as well.
In contrast, SCSI disk drives are designed to meet the needs of mainstream servers, workstations and RAID storage systems.
Limiting the available capacity of disk drives in an enclosure to the size of the smallest drive
These materials contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal securities laws, including statements about the following: the future demand for hard disk drives, the potential development of future products, projections for future investment in manufacturing capacity, and projections for future demand for consumer products.
IBM claims that "BCC disk drive units can be priced lower than IBM OR potentially faster (under specific conditions), but not with the same disk drives.
According to industry historian Jim Porter of Disk/Trend, "The disk drive industry grew to a peak of approximately 75 companies in the mid-1980's and today consists of less than 10 drive manufacturers.
As the industry moves to larger capacity, lower cost SATA hard disk drives, companies are increasingly exposed to frequent hard disk drive failures and the potential loss of huge amounts of data," Licosati explained.
IDEMA, the International Trade Association for the $30 Billion Hard Disk Drive Industry, Appoints New Director to Asia Pacific Board