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hard disk

a computer data storage medium that consists of a rigid disk with an electromagnetic coating allowing information to be transcribed onto and from it. Permanently mounted in a dust-proof container, a hard disk has a storage capacity many times that of a diskette. Also called hard drive. Compare diskette.
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It also produces enterprise class solid state drives based on flash memory technology.
The company also announced its newest product line to support solid state with new energy-efficient solid state drives for its Power Systems servers, offering faster I/O response rates than traditional disk drives to help clients optimise cost, performance and energy savings.
Outlook Report Examines Market Projections and Best Practices for Adoption of Solid State Drives and High-Speed Memory
OCZ's solid state drives are an ideal fit to enhance PLPC's storage portfolio, offering a range of PCIe and SATA interface drive solutions including enterprise-grade products for servers and data centers, and client SSDs for workstations, gaming systems, and mobile applications.
is a leading company dedicated to technology innovation in Solid State Drives ( SSD ) for high reliability mission critical computing, industrial computing, enterprise computing, and high end personal computing.
DriveSavers provides SandForce customers with the most reliable, fastest and secure data recovery solutions for solid state drives
Our SAS solid state drives are designed to meet the ever increasing demands for SSD applications for enterprise servers and other high end computing machines," said Jason Hoover, Foremay's VP Marketing, "With high IOPS, high reliability and long endurance combined in the SAS SSD, system owners can now significantly reduce the system hardware TOC and maintenance cost, as well as annual electricity bills, especially in large scale enterprise server clusters and data centers.
5-inch solid state drive (SSD) for the portable computer market.
We're excited to offer Micro Center customers our second generation, high performance solid state drive with the top-rated controller in the industry--the SandForce SF-1200 Processor," said Ed Mershad, Micro Center Vice President and International Products Sourcing Manager.
SanDisk iSSD solid state drive is smaller than a postage stamp and weighs less than a paper clip--fastest high-capacity embedded storage device at this physical size
Rugged Solid State Drive Storage with High Performance, Speed and Protection for Today's Data-Intensive Applications to be Featured

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