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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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CRU-DataPort, a provider of data security and data mobility solutions, has announced the release of its new high-speed, high-capacity Serial Attached SCSI (SAS)/Serial ATA (SATA) desktop and desk-side storage enclosures.
SATA continued to serve environments that required capacity and sustained data rates while SAS naturally emerged to compete with the Fibre Channel interface at the high end, making inroads into database applications that mandated greater expandability and higher random performance.
It is comprised of three 1U 19O rack-mount models, and uses Adaptec RAID technology for maximum performance and data protection providing 1TB or 2TBs using SATA drives.
Featuring SATA I/II interface, the Maxtor 500GB Quickview is perfect for Audio/Video, Backup, Music, Photos and more, holding up to 500 hours of standard video or 89 hours of high-definition video recording.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, beset by yet another scandal involving a key player in his administration, said Tuesday he has instructed administrative reform minister Genichiro Sata to investigate allegations that his defunct support group submitted false political fund reports.
Besides supporting SAS and SATA hot-swap hard drives, it offers up to 7.5TB of SATA storage and 3.0TB of SAS storage.
Overall performance in the HP workstations are aided by the fast disk accesses from 3-GB/sec SATA drives.
Second, our broad market share has allowed us to capture the majority of the design slots out there, and third, the overall storage market has clearly sent the message that SATA drives are the defacto standard for cost-effective storage."
In addition, the SATA facility has been tipped to build the imminent successor to the Punto.The current car will be produced at Mirafiori until the end of next year.
The industry's first 3Gb/s SATA host controller supporting PCI-Express, the SiI 3132 offers full advanced SATA functionality normally limited to server-class systems, including 3 Gb/s SATA data transfer rates, Native Command Queuing, support for port multipliers with Frame Information Structure (FIS)-based switching and support for ATAPI commands, making it compatible with optical drives such as CD-ROMs and DVD+/-RWs.
* Support for ATA, SATA, SCSI, and Fiber Channel disk arrays.
Embedded SATA RAID 0/1 in Windows operating systems provides storage protection and redundancy.