computer storage

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Related to computer storage: computer memory, CPU, Primary storage
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: storage - an electronic memory devicecomputer storage - an electronic memory device; "a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached"
computer hardware, hardware - (computer science) the mechanical, magnetic, electronic, and electrical components making up a computer system
memory device, storage device - a device that preserves information for retrieval
nonvolatile storage, non-volatile storage - computer storage that is not lost when the power is turned off
fixed storage, read-only memory, read-only storage, ROM - (computer science) memory whose contents can be accessed and read but cannot be changed
real storage - the main memory in a virtual memory system
register - (computer science) memory device that is the part of computer memory that has a specific address and that is used to hold information of a specific kind
scratchpad - (computer science) a high-speed internal memory used for temporary storage of preliminary information
virtual memory, virtual storage - (computer science) memory created by using the hard disk to simulate additional random-access memory; the addressable storage space available to the user of a computer system in which virtual addresses are mapped into real addresses
volatile storage - computer storage that is erased when the power is turned off
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There is more than enough data to go round, and there is no reason why one of the computer storage solutions should win out over the other; they both offer different benefits for different customers, and will find their niche as time goes on.
is an American multinational computer storage and data management company headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.
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The court also ordered Piedra to forfeit his computer storage devices, which he used to commit the offenses.

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