Contract award: supplies of computer and video magnetic media
US hard disk drive producer Western Digital Corporation (NYSE:WDC) said Tuesday it has reached an agreement to acquire the magnetic media
sputtering business of Japan-based Hoya Corporation (OTC:HOCPY) and its subsidiary Hoya Magnetics Singapore Pte Ltd for JPY22bn (USD235m/EUR178m) in cash.
in September 2007 at which WD manufactured its aluminum substrates for hard drive magnetic media
Both technologies require high maintenance over the life of the archive, due to the nature of magnetic media
Based on 30-plus years of experimental research on the topic, Visnovsky's (physics, Charles University, Prague) text is designed to be an accessible introduction for nonspecialists and newcomers to optics in anisotropic magnetic media
while also serving as a reference for seasoned researchers.
These products have implemented Write Once functionality through a mix of software and/or firmware that emulates Write Once capabilities on rewritable magnetic media
Law enforcement agencies that prefer electronic submissions but do not report via the NIBRS may use the hate crime record layout specified in the publication Hate Crime Magnetic Media
Specifications for Tapes & Diskettes (January 1997).
Editorial covers all aspects of mediaware, from optical and magnetic media
, including DVD and floppy disks, to memory cards, MP3 players, and DVRs.
SHORT-TERM MEMORY Information on hard drives or other magnetic media
is stored in the form of bits representing Os and Is.
To achieve this, the noise in the magnetic media
must be reduced continuously, which is accomplished by decreasing the size of the magnetic clusters--regions of the media that are magnetically coupled.
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As for floppy disks, Thompson says just breaking one won't do: "There are cases where a suspect has broken a diskette and cut the magnetic media
inside the disk with pinking shears.