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Synonyms for disk drive

computer hardware that holds and spins a magnetic or optical disk and reads and writes information on it

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At the time of launch of this procedure is available in the Principal functioning and operational storizh system consisting of two independent disk storage array.
Table 14: World Historic Review for Networked Disk Storage
lt;p>The disk storage systems market showed continued strong growth in the second quarter of 2010, according to a report released today by market intelligence and advisory services firm IDC.
One of the bright spots for 2009 external disk storage sales was in the open networked disk storage market, which is made up of network-attached storage (NAS) and open iSCSI storage-area networks (SAN).
EMC expands #1 position in external disk storage systems, analyst firm reports
Today, the typical mainframe storage administrator manages on the average more than 40 terabytes of disk storage while the typical storage manager for Unix, Linux and Windows manages from 1 to 5 terabytes.
The arrival of the V2X SVA disk storage system comes at an important time.
By the way, with Drvspace, I had nearly 1 gigabyte of disk storage on the IBM Thinkpad, but it would not carry all the files I need.
The worldwide disk storage systems market is off to a strong start in Q1 2010, based on year-over-year growth, although annual comparisons are less indicative of market performance given the 2009 economic crisis," said Natalya Yezhkova, research manager, Storage Systems at IDC.
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global External Disk Storage market to grow at a CAGR of 7.
Mirroring eliminates the backup window but doubles the amount of disk storage required adding expense.
Nasdaq: SUNW) has announced that its Network Storage division has increased share sequentially in vendor revenue for total market and UNIX disk storage systems for the third consecutive quarter, according to IDC's Q2-2003 Worldwide Disk Storage Systems Quarterly Tracker.
com/research/e2bd20/world_media_and_en) has announced the addition of Frost & Sullivan's new report "World Media and Entertainment Disk Storage Market" to their offering.
Media Industry: World Media and Entertainment Disk Storage Market
This fact, combined with the current perception of the economics of disk storage, has caused many to declare that disk-based backup and recovery (sometimes called "D2D" backup) is only a temporary fix for a growing problem.