data track


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Noun1.data track - (computer science) one of the circular magnetic paths on a magnetic disk that serve as a guide for writing and reading data
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
itinerary, route, path - an established line of travel or access
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Data Track Technology plc, a provider of hardware and software systems, services and solutions, has launched Tracker SAMS (Tracker Secure Access Management System).
Time-Based servo bands, which are written to tape during the manufacturing process, are used as a reference to position all data tracks for the life of the cartridge.
In the case of SDLT 320, there are 448 serpentine data tracks across the half-inch tape, compared to 512 tracks with the LTO Ultrium 2 format.
The servo signal is a series of sine waves that provide precise feedback to control the position of the read/write head on each of the 384 data tracks across the width of the tape.
The drive uses a newly developed multi-track servo that enables writing and reading a large number of data tracks on the tape.
The fund flow data tracks the amount of cash flowing in and out of thousands of ETFs and mutual funds monitored by EPFR world-wide, while the country weights data tracks fund managers' portfolio allocations at month-end across various emerging markets.