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DEFINITION: A diskette is a random access, removable data storage medium that can be used with personal computers. The term usually refers to the magnetic medium housed in a rigid plastic cartridge measuring 3.5 inches square and about 2millimeters thick. Also called a "3.5-inch diskette," it can store up to 1.44 megabytes (MB) of data. Although many personal computers today come with a 3.5-inch diskette drive  … 
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VIDEO: Access this video to learn why the 3rd platform of integrated systems provides the ability to adopt new ways of technology and meet the demands of consumers. Watch now to see the many benefits an automated cloud-based infrastructure can provide your enterprise.
Posted: 05 Oct 2015 | Premiered: 05 Oct 2015

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Liberate your SQL and Oracle databases with Flash
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WEBCAST: In the following webinar, learn how flash storage can help liberate your Oracle and SQL databases quickly, efficiently, and with both the scale and flexibility to deal with future workload demands.
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Manage Data Deluge with Turnkey Storage & Infinite Scalability
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WEBCAST: On October 15th, three experts introduce new "turnkey" pre-certified storage appliances that take the guess work out of configuring the right server/storage combination.
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Solving The Data Capacity Problem
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SSD Makes Data Centers More Efficient
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VIDEO: This brief video shows how one company used solid state drives to increase the performance of their data center. Tune in to learn how their drives delivered enterprise-class services as well as saved costs through power and cooling.
Posted: 31 Jul 2015 | Premiered: 31 Jul 2015

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Tiering and Provisioning
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VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Learn more about how teiring and provisioning is being used today to increase storage efficiency.
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IBM Cloud – Cloud Without Compromise
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VIDEO: Find out how you can have the ideal cloud system your infrastructure craves.
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Increase security and ROI: The benefits of Intel vPro technology
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Introducing IBM Storwize V7000 Unified
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WEBCAST: This video provides insight into today's data growth trends and explores the impact they are having on company data centers. Learn about the latest storage developments that enable management of both block and file level data, increase disk utilization, and improve application performance.
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Leveraging Dell/EMC Storage with Enterprise Flash Drives for Oracle Deployments
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WEBCAST: This presentation describes the use of enterprise flash drives in Oracle environments and Dell/EMC storage arrays.
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Optimizing for the Cloud with Data Center Virtualization
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Re-architecting the Data Protection Process with Data Deduplication using Symantec Backup Exec and Data Domain (Podcast)
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Storage Management FAQ and Software Buying Checklist
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Symantec NetBackup 5220 Appliance
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The CIO Perspective on Intel vPro Technology
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Trusted Computing: Leveraging Hardware Security in 350 Million Platforms
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What is Intel Core vPro Technology
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VIDEO: This short video examines a hardware-assisted approach to PC management. Find out more about this technique and how it can help you properly manage your desktop environment, regardless of system states.
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Workstation Advisor Tool
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VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This personal advisor tool from Dell is designed to help you define your unique system configurations in order to find the best hardware solution available for your organization.
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FLOPPY DISKS DEFINITION (continued): …  pre-installed, some notebook computers and centrally-administered desktop computers omit them.Some older computers provide drives for magnetic diskettes that are 5.25 inches square, about 1 millimeter thick, and capable of holding 1.2 megabytes of data. These were sometimes called "floppy disks" or "floppies" because their housings are flexible. In recent years, 5.25-inch diskettes have been largely replaced by 3.5-inch diskettes, which are physically more rugged. Many people also call the newer hard-cased diskette a "floppy."Magnetic diskettes are convenient for storing individual files and small … 
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