• September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    holographic storage (holostorage)

    Holographic storage is computer storage that uses laser beams to store computer-generated data in three dimensions.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    ASPI (Advanced SCSI Programming Interface)

    ASPI (Advanced SCSI Programming Interface) specifies how an application program can communicate with a SCSI (Small Computer System Interface) device through a common SCSI device driver.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    nonvolatile storage (NVS)

    Also see our Fast Guide to RAM. Nonvolatile (sometimes written as "non-volatile") storage (NVS) - also known as nonvolatile memory or nonvolatile random access memory (NVRAM) - is a form of static random access memory whose contents are saved when a...  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    switching fabric

    Switching fabric is the combination of hardware and software that moves data coming in to a network node out by the correct port (door) to the next node in the network.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    DVD (digital video disk)

    DVD is an optical disc technology with a 4.7 gigabyte storage capacity on a single-sided, one-layered disk, which is enough for a 133-minute movie.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    diskette (floppy disk)

    A diskette is a random access, removable data storage medium that can be used with personal computers.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    FPM DRAM (Fast Page Mode DRAM)

    Prior to newer forms of dynamic random access memory (DRAM), FPM DRAM (Fast Page Mode DRAM) was the most common kind of DRAM in personal computers.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    EDO RAM (extended data output RAM)

    EDO (extended data output) RAM is a type of random access memory (RAM) chip that improves the time to read from memory on faster microprocessors such as the Intel Pentium.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    optical storage

    Optical storage is any storage method in which data is written and read with a laser for archival or backup purposes.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    access time

    Access time is the time from the start of one storage device access to the time when the next access can be started.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    WORM (write once, read many)

    In computer storage media, WORM (write once, read many) is a data storage technology that allows information to be written to a disc a single time and prevents the drive from erasing the data.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    depository

    A depository is a file or set of files in which data is stored for the purpose of safekeeping or identity authentication.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    storage at the edge

    Storage at the edge is an expression that refers to data storage and backup routines used in portable and mobile computing.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    storage filer

    A storage filer is a file server designed and programmed for high-volume data storage, backup, and archiving.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    BEDO DRAM (Burst Extended Data Output DRAM)

    BEDO DRAM (Burst Extended Data Output DRAM) is a type of dynamic random access memory (DRAM) that can send data back to the computer from one read operation at the same time it is reading in the address of the next data to be sent.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    magneto-optical drive (MO)

    The magneto-optical (MO) drive is a popular way to back up files on a personal computer.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    SAS drives product roundup

    Serial-attached SCSI (or SAS) drives offer significant storage capacity at a much lower cost, while maintaining reasonable performance. Find out who the vendors are in this market.  Continue Reading

-ADS BY GOOGLE

SearchSolidStateStorage

SearchCloudStorage

SearchDisasterRecovery

SearchDataBackup

Close