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(computer science) a circuit or chip that translates commands into a form that can control a hard disk drive

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Housing the charger, DC-DC converter, inverter and vehicle control module, the fourth generation drive controller is the heart of THINK technology.
The hydraulic system also includes a transistorized drive controller that enables proportional regenerative braking.
The technical challenges in creating n cost-effective combo drive involve all three major elements of an optical disk drive control system: the Optical Pick-Up Unit (OPU), the drive controller, and the analog front end (AFE) signal processor.
SMSC has announced its USB97C242 Single-Chip Hi-Speed USB Flash Drive Controller designed for use in flash drives.
Silicon providers such as QLogic also have full support for hardware-assisted XOR generation in their Fibre Channel disk drive controller chips.
3) Advent of the Dual-channel Flash Drive Controller SoC Chip
today announced the Tiger581, the world's first single chip solution for USB phones with built in flash drive controller, echo cancellation and a 16 bit audio codec with speaker phone capability.
Before the drive controller reads a signal, it must "look" at the data lines to determine whether they have switched to a high or low state (i.
The direct host bus interface allows the front end and back end tasks to be integrated into mono-board systems which reduce product costs by eliminating the separate optical drive controller board with its CPU and memory.
This in turn activates the hard drive controller to suspend a read or write operation and park the head safely away from the surface of the disk.
Yesterday, the equity announced that it is going to sell its hard disk and tape drive controller chip business to Marvell Technology Group (MRVL) for $225 million in cash and stock.
QLogic Corporation (Nasdaq:QLGC), the leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters, stackable switches and blade server switches, today announced a definitive agreement to sell its hard disk drive controller and tape drive controller business to Marvell Technology Group Ltd.
The first set of vehicle-qualified products includes a 5 Hp brushless motor; drive controller (30 Amp peak), and a DC/DC converter rated at 12 Vdc and 120 Amps continuous.
Dykes also held CFO roles at industrial robots manufacturer, Adept Technology and at disc drive controller manufacturer, Xebec.
NASDAQ:SGTL), a leader in analog intensive, mixed-signal integrated circuits, introduces its STBD2011 GoChip(TM) USB Flash Drive Controller with support for low cost multi-level cell (MLC) NAND and AG-AND flash memory technology.