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(Animals) another name for the silver orfe. See orfe
[C19: from New Latin idus, from Swedish id]


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a suffix used in the names of chemical compounds.


intact dilatation and extraction.


Integrated Drive Electronics: a standard for computer interface ports that allows the disk controller of an IDE-compatible hard drive or CD-ROM drive to be integrated into the disk itself. Compare EIDE, SCSI.
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But as enterprises increasingly turn to SATA disc drives for nearline, backup/restore and other low-availability storage duties, the need for greater scalability has steadily grown.
Seagate has shipped more than twice as many SATA units as the nearest competitor, and is today's leader in desktop SATA technology and customer adoption.
The new specification is backward compatible with earlier SATA implementations, and maintains the low cost and low power for which the popular storage interface is acclaimed.
Evolving in parallel within the SATA movement is the new concept of MAID (Massive Arrays of Idle Disks) storage.
The road to the world s first demonstration of SATA Express has been in development for almost 3 years.
Nasdaq: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design, verification and manufacturing, today announced that its DesignWare SATA IP solutions, including Host and Device Digital Controllers and mixed-signal PHY IP, have successfully passed the Serial ATA International Organization (SATA-IO) 6G certification.
INTEL DEVELOPER FORUM -- Marvell (Nasdaq: MRVL), a leader in storage, communications, and consumer silicon solutions, today announced the industry's first 6Gb/s SATA RAID controller, the Marvell 88SE9128.
Overall performance in the HP workstations are aided by the fast disk accesses from 3-GB/sec SATA drives.
SATA makes use of the same SAS infrastructure and adds vast storage capacity at relatively low cost.
We are proud to introduce the most advanced external SATA desktop storage device using next generation, high performance SATA II technology," says Robert Young, Kano's National Sales Manager.
SATA Express enables an ecosystem for client storage in which SATA and PCIe solutions can coexist, providing a low-cost solution to fully utilize the performance of next generation solid state drives (SSDs) and hybrid drives.