tape streamer


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tape streamer

n
(Computer Science) computing an electromechanical device that enables data to be copied byte by byte from a hard disk onto magnetic tape for security or storage
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tape streamer

n (Comput) → Streamer m
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1) Part I - supply of original or equivalent consumables for printers and copiers, and the original or equivalent magnetic tape streamer,
6 hours of six-MHz data and features an optional built-in AIT-3 tape streamer that can be used to back-up almost two hours on a single eight mm cassette.
An optional built-in AIT-3 tape streamer can be used to back-up nearly two hours of 6-MHz data on a single 8mm cassette.
25-inch tape streamer, a 30 MB hard disk, and a not very useful laser printer.
The MAI 2500 is configurable with one tape drive, which may consist of either a 43MB, 60MB or 120MB 1/4" Magnetic Cartridge Streamer drive or a 45MB 1/2" Magnetic Tape Streamer drive.