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access time

the amount of time required for a computer to retrieve data from its disk drive.
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We see that yet again as we go through multiple runs the read speeds and access times improve.
Comparing previous methods with this new technology, all access times for all data in periods of normal access were set against an average.
The first drives had 900-to 1,000-ms access time (and IBM's entry to the field was via a drive with a pathetically high 1,500-ms access time and a ridiculous price tag of $1,200).
Known as a leader in speed with a 280 millisecond access time in the M Series of CD-ROM readers, NEC has raised the bar by arming its new readers with unique MultiSpin technology and additional safety and upgradability features.
Netli is positioning itself to be a standard purchase for any enterprise looking to provide fast global access times for Web applications, content or files that are dynamically generated or infrequently accessed from a central data center.
Yet every bit of it is completely available to end users through their normal file browse and search utilities with remarkably short file access times that range from less than a second to about a minute.
The current generation of E-Disk solid state disk devices provide up to 12,500 random IOPS and access times as low as .
This leaves a major access time gap between online disk with access times in the range of ten to twenty ms.
The rollout of PSS' breakthrough low-power solution comes just three months after the company began shipping another industry first -- an ultra high-speed flash memory featuring random access times of less than 20ns, the fastest 1 Mb random-accessible flash memory in the world.
I do have some concerns because capacities are increasing faster than access times and I wonder how much data ought to hang out on a single spindle.
The M29W320D is available in versions with 70ns asynchronous random access times and comes in 12x20mm TSOP48 or 6x11mm TFBGA 48 (0.

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