read/write head

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(computer science) a tiny electromagnetic coil and metal pole used to write and read magnetic patterns on a disk

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Agreement Enables Customers to Access ARM Physical IP on SMIC 90nm Processes via ARM Website at no Charge
The group, which is in its first full trading year following a life-saving restructuring, has signed an agreement for the disposal of its North American Access arm to US-based Advanced Fibre Communications (AFC).
Marconi announced yesterday it has signed an agreement for the disposal of its North American Access arm to US-based Advanced Fibre Communications (AFC).
Its high speed broadband access arm generated pounds 65 million of sales last half and the copper wire and ADSL division brought in pounds 345 million.
With easy 24/7 online access ARM allows users to load their own carrier rates into the system easily, identifies the best shipping options, can query fuel and other extra charges by lane and carrier as well as conduct internal audits on contracted carrier rates.