disk space


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Noun1.disk space - (computer science) the space available on a magnetic disk
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
disk overhead, overhead - (computer science) the disk space required for information that is not data but is used for location and timing
swap file, swap space - the disk space that is set aside for virtual memory
space - an area reserved for some particular purpose; "the laboratory's floor space"
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A comprehensive solution should offer a capacity-on-demand storage service that automatically prevents out-of-space conditions by monitoring disk space consumption and providing proactive, just-in-time capacity provisioning, as well as using virtualization to leverage and repurpose existing storage and know-how.
Keeping restore points from long ago doesn't make sense, and all that wasted disk space isn't appealing, especially on a laptop.
0 of FolderSizes - its network-enabled disk space analysis software.
Designed to address the disk capacity expansion needs of smaller organizations, installing SANmelody on a PC converts it into a networked disk server whose added disk space can be shared by multiple application servers over a LAN.
Systems management software supplier Halcyon Software has launched its upgraded High Availability Suite product for systems management operations and now features the User Profile Monitor and the Disk Space Monitor.
modem, up to 2MB extra hard disk space for monthly installments.
UnInstaller lets you identify the amount of disk space you want free and then recommends which files to delete.
A pie chart will pop up and show you how much free disk space is left.
When I moved to Washington, DC in 1986 to join an HMO development firm, I sold the TI Portable Pro and took the TI Business Pro, with its large hard disk space (40 MB), ample RAM memory (2 MB), and fast processor (80286).
and System Components, Increasing Available Disk Space and
1 is an 80286 processor, two megabytes (MB) of random access memory (RAM) and at least 10 MB of disk space for the Windows operating system.
Disk Space Upgrades Are Available to Existing Customers at No Charge