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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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Himatsingka Seide Chooses Disk for Fast, Reliable Backup
sponsored by HP India
CASE STUDY: Explore this concise, informative case study to uncover the ins-and-outs of the disk backup solution HP StoreOnce, and discover how it can help your own organization.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

HP India

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper explores one market-leading integrated compute platform that can help you minimize interaction in terms of testing and technology integration, reduce overall complexity, streamline IT operations and much more.
Posted: 08 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

Hitachi Data Systems

Hitachi Unified Storage VM Flash: All Flash System
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
DATA SHEET: This data sheet highlights one flash storage solution that eliminates the tradeoffs in performance, capacity and functionality that organizations must take to reach the cost points they can accommodate.
Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Hitachi Data Systems

Holt Children’s Services uses Seagate NAS HDDs to bring efficiency to its Social Welfare Agencies
sponsored by Seagate Technology
CASE STUDY: This brief case study addresses how one charitable organization deployed an efficient NAS system to serve more than 3 million children worldwide. Read on to see how this organization's day-to-day transactions became faster and more efficient while other processes increased efficiency and effectiveness.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Seagate Technology

How IBM Tivoli Storage Systems Save IBM Money
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: This brief video shows how IBM harnessed its own storage manager solution to address data compression, data deduplication, and storage virtualization to help better manage data growth.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Premiered: 31 Aug 2012

IBM

How LTFS is Keeping Tape Relevant
sponsored by The LTO Program
EGUIDE: Access this exclusive SearchDataBackup.com E-Guide to scope recent LTFS developments and learn these advances can help storage admins meet increasing infrastructure demands.
Posted: 08 Mar 2013 | Published: 08 Mar 2013

The LTO Program

How Red Hat Brings OpenStack into the Enterprise
sponsored by Red Hat
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: Explore this exclusive resource to uncover Red Hat's approach to OpenStack, what they've gained from this technology and much more.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Red Hat

How to Adapt to the Dynamics of the Virtual Workforce
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper takes an in-depth look at an integrated solution stack from Dell that enables desktop virtualization, from pilots to full scale deployments, as a complete data center solution.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

How to make the storage decisions to ensure virtualisation success
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: This report examines the tools, technologies and best practices forbuilding an effective virtualisation strategy, with a particular focuson the role of storage for success in server virtualisation to achievegreater efficiencies through optimising infrastructure.
Posted: 19 Oct 2011 | Published: 04 Apr 2010

ComputerWeekly.com

How to Manage and Store the Deluge of Data
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This valuable resource explores the quandaries that are tied to data growth, and an efficient, scalable, and optimised storage solution.
Posted: 05 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

IBM

Go for the Green - Realize Both Cash and Environmental Savings across the Enterprise
sponsored by Metastorm
WHITE PAPER: Implementing a common technology platform for business process management and enterprise modeling - such as Metastorm Enterprise™ - will allow you to "go green" in more ways than one.
Posted: 20 May 2008 | Published: 01 May 2008

Metastorm

Going Parallel with LabVIEW Delivers Throughput Gains
sponsored by National Instruments
WHITE PAPER: In this whitepaper learn how by combining technologies with NI Lab VIEW parallel programming software and NI TestStand test management software, test engineers can create high-performance test systems.
Posted: 16 Sep 2008 | Published: 16 Sep 2008

National Instruments

Green Computing beyond the Data Center - IT Briefing
sponsored by Faronics
WHITE PAPER: Organizations considering green computing initiatives start in the data center but the truth is that in many organizations more power and heat waste is generated outside of the data center. This white paper discusses seven actions that address the prob...
Posted: 28 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 Sep 2007

Faronics

Hay House Turns the Page with 92% Reduction in Backup Volumes Enabled by Quantum’s DXi-Series
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
CASE STUDY: When the time came for Hay House to improve its data protection strategy, the company took the same care to identify the right solution as it does when lining up a best seller. Read this case study to learn exactly why Hay House made the decision to go with Quantum and the many benefits that came with this transition.
Posted: 06 Jul 2010 | Published: 01 Jul 2010

Quantum Corporation

High Availability for SQL Server 2005 Using array-based Replication and Host-based Mirroring Technologies
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides the data needed to understand the options and the limitations for implementing remote replication solutions on a clustered HP server and storage area network (SAN)-based storage infrastructure.
Posted: 12 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2008

Hewlett-Packard Company

High Performance Computing for Dummies, Sun and AMD Special Edition
sponsored by Sun Microsystems, Inc.
EBOOK: This book is intended for anyone who has heard about the many benefits of using HPC (such as streamlining processes or saving money). This book explains what HPC is and shows how it can help you or others within your company.
Posted: 18 Dec 2009 | Published: 17 Dec 2009

Sun Microsystems, Inc.

High Performance Solid-State SAN Storage
sponsored by Kaminario
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, learn about three new solid state solutions (DRAM-based, Flash-based, and a hybrid of the two) and discover the various benefits associated with each. Also learn how to determine if SSD is right for your business, and how to decide which of these three solutions will best meet your needs. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 13 Feb 2012 | Published: 13 Feb 2012

Kaminario

High Performance Storage with Dell and Terascala
sponsored by Terascala
VIDEO: In this video, Dell and Terascala introduce and install high-perfomance storage in Dell's Public Solutions Center.
Posted: 14 Dec 2011 | Premiered: 09 Nov 2011


Hitachi Data Systems Optimized Workflow Solutions for Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
DATA SHEET: This white paper showcases a solution that is architected to scale and handle diverse performance requirements and automate the implementation of data retention policies. Discover how this uniquely designed technology combines a data management framework with hardware help in the form of FPGAs that provide robust performance for I/O operations.
Posted: 27 Sep 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Hitachi Data Systems

Hitachi Unified Compute Platform Pro for VMware vSphere Video
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
VIDEO: Check out this short video to explore a complete solution for all the elements in your environment. This technology is a turnkey private cloud infrastructure solution with unified management to enable administrators to quickly provision their data center and manage all the components from a single user interface. View now to learn more.
Posted: 10 Sep 2013 | Premiered: 12 Oct 2012

Hitachi Data Systems

Hitachi Unified Storage and Hitachi NAS Platform 4000 Series
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
DATA SHEET: Check out this informative paper to explore a NAS storage solution that provides enterprise-level performance and scalability for file server consolidation, primary deduplication, remote replication and disaster recovery of commercial application data. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 05 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Hitachi Data Systems

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform 3D Model  
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: Access this 3D interactive model of the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform - the only 3D scaling storage architecture.
Posted: 22 Dec 2010 | Published: 21 Dec 2010

Hitachi Data Systems

How HP’s made out with its 3PAR acquisition
sponsored by Comport Consulting
EGUIDE: Check out this E-Guide to learn about the changes and upgrades this storage powerhouse has made to 3PAR’s storage array platform and how this new system can be described as “distributed volume management across homogeneous systems using peer-to-peer communication."
Posted: 08 Mar 2012 | Published: 08 Mar 2012

Comport Consulting

How to Become an SOA Superhero
sponsored by IBM
BROCHURE: This brochure shows how you can be a superhero by making WebSphere MQ the messaging backbone for your SOA, creating a common connection for the free flow of information.
Posted: 12 Feb 2009 | Published: 11 Feb 2009

IBM

How to create an on-site medical image archive
sponsored by BridgeHead and INHS
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide outlines the most effective way to create an on-site medical image archive.
Posted: 27 Mar 2013 | Published: 27 Mar 2013

BridgeHead and INHS
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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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