Essays Tagged: "storage capacity"


From our text the main memory is the central storage unit in a computer system. It is a relatively large and fast memory used to store programs a ... ge on the capacitors tend to discharge. The dynamic RAM offers reduced power consumption and larger storage capacity in a single memory chip. The static RAM is easiser to use and has shorter read and ... (DRAM) A type of physical(A physical data structure refers to the actual organization of data on a storage device. The logical data structure refers to how the information appears to a program or use ...

(6 pages) 167 3 2.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Mainframes vs PC's.

her hand, can come with hundreds of hard drives in a sophisticated RAID array with 30+ Terabytes of storage capacity andtypically Mainframes will have Gigabytes of memory. Most PCs will run Windows an ...

(5 pages) 161 1 3.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Benefits of Electric and Hybrid cars.

he mid-term viability of EV vehicles. This is due to unresolved technical issues of on-board energy storage capacity, high vehicle cost, and infrastructure limitations (e.g., lack of public charging s ...

(3 pages) 272 1 3.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Clearly describe how a hard disk from a computer works and also advancements in disk drive capacity.

sk drive--the RandomADDING OPTICAL TO MAGNETICVarious innovations have led to dramatic increases in storage capacity and equally amazing decreases in the physical dimensions of the drives themselves. ... ng the magnetic polarities of tiny areas, called domains (each domain representing one bit), in the storage medium. To retrieve that information, the head is positioned so that the magnetic states of ...

(2 pages) 68 2 3.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Chemical Engineering

The Kielder Project - An essay about the Kielder Reservoir, its history and purposes and various effects it had on its surroundings.

ally created forests in Europe - the 101,000 hectare Kielder forest, which is 250,000 acre.It has a storage capacity of 188,000 million litres which is equivalent to 41,350 million gallons.One and a h ...

(3 pages) 20 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Pro China Three Dams Project- political POV

s increase China's economic input into the global economy. The Three George Dam project will have a storage capacity of 22.15 billion cubic metres, with ample storage for excess water during floods. B ...

(1 pages) 48 0 4.8 Oct/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Capacitors: the bascics, applications

es of aluminum foil and a piece of paper. It won't be a particularly good capacitor in terms of its storage capacity, but it will work. A capacitor will pass alternating current but (apart from an ini ... s).Another way of describing this process is to visualize the capacitor as being a as being a water storage tank with an inlet and an outlet pipe. First, let's consider the case of a "coupling capacit ...

(4 pages) 32 0 4.6 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

In depth study of the DVD technology.

IntroductionDVD or Digital Versatile Disc is an optical disc storage media format, which can be used for Data storage, high quality video and audio. DVDs resembl ... ingle standard format for higher density CDs (compact discs). DVD is an improvement on CDs with its storage capacity of 4.7 gigabytes, the DVD's capacity is much greater than CD's, almost by seven tim ... transportation, and the invention of the laser has revolutionised visual and aural transmission and storage. This revolution has given way for the development of DVD technology. Furthermore, in the ea ...

(4 pages) 33 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

3PLs' increasing appetite in warehousing business in Turkey

profitable structure of warehousing business raise 3PLs' appetite to increase their investments in storage capacity expansion going forward.3PLs in Turkey perform special warehousing services based o ... The main key is to find the right location to execute distribution to end customers, to set up the storage lay out and to provide JIT (Just-in-Time) services.Alisan Logistics: Established in 1985, Al ...

(2 pages) 47 0 3.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Computer Storage Material

Computer Storage Material A computer can be an important part of every day to day activities in businesses al ... s computers have become more and more advanced. One advancement in computers is the increase of the storage capacity the computer can hold. One thing a person would need to know in order to understand ... uter can hold. One thing a person would need to know in order to understand a little about computer storage material is what the recording medium consists of. Another fact that is important is the dif ...

(4 pages) 22 0 3.5 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Hard drive evolution

Even before the first commercial computers appeared in 1951, "mass" storage, although minuscule by today's standards, was a necessity. As early as the mid-1800s, punch ... rly calculators and other machines. The 1940s ushered in the decade when vacuum tubes were used for storage until, finally, tape drives started to replace punch cards in the early 1950s. Only a couple ... tion of the first small hard disk drives. The first 5.25-inch hard disk drives packed 5 to 10 MB of storage, the equivalent of 2,500 to 5,000 pages of double-spaced typed information, into a device th ...

(4 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

5 Laws That Govern The Behavior Of IT

plication. So I think in the future, companies will tend to outsource more for their IT needs.LAW 2 Storage capacity versus Utilization As the average capacity of a hard disk in today's market is gett ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Free Antivirus Software Makes Cents

employees take their projects home with them on removable media devices which have relatively large storage capacity and are easy to use. Common computer viruses that can cause our network harm are ma ...

(6 pages) 41 0 4.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

MKT421 Marketing Plan for Amazon

s itself by offering customers 2 fast download times, portability, wireless connections, and larger storage capacity. The Kindle is perhaps an archetype of the next generation of devices. New products ... oes not require a computer to download material and supports both external and internal methods for storage. One can store up to 200 books on the device. The range of reading materials available for t ...

(7 pages) 48 0 3.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

How to Manual Unit 5

deo disks, but do not necessarily include video. DVD disks are new types of optical disks with more storage capacity than CD-ROMs. Common types of DVDs include:1.DVD video. These DVDs provide a format ... nts users from copying the contents.2.DVD-ROM. These DVDs are read-only disks that also have enough storage capacity for a full-length feature film. They are accessed using a special DVD drive attache ...

(5 pages) 731 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

A Report on Computer Peripheral Architecture

used in virtual environments. There are three main areas are to be researched into, which are Data storage and representation, Environment manipulation, and Communication. These days, a lot of new pe ... plications. Most interface are also becoming smaller and more of them are now wireless equippedData storage and representationa.Provide details of areas that the company will need to research. For exa ...

(5 pages) 2258 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Project Technical Feasibility Analysis

ser to read and write.* value="2"The single largest feature of BD is its high-density data storage capacity of 25GB per layer on one sound.* value="3"This lets you store many hours o ... distribution.* value="2"BD-R - write-once recordable format for HDTV recording and PC data storage.* value="3"BD-RE - rewritable format for HDTV recording and PC data storage.* ...

(8 pages) 21 0 0.0 Jun/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

All about DVD and DVD Video

DVD is an optical disc storage format, invented and developed by Philips, Sony, Toshiba, and Panasonic in 1995. DVDs offer ... .A MID code is generally seen to be more reassuring for individuals whose priority is the long-term storage of their data than just buying for the sake of a brand name. However, not all MID codes are ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 Mar/2012

Subjects: Literature Research Papers