streaming tape

streaming tape
   A high-speed magnetic tape drive that is used to make backups of an entire hard disk.

IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations. . 2015.

Игры ⚽ Нужна курсовая?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • streaming tape —    A high speed tape backup system designed to optimize through put; the tape is not stopped during a backup. To use streaming tape, the computer and backup software must be fast enough to keep up with the tape drive.    See also DC 2000; tape… …   Dictionary of networking

  • tape drive —    A computer peripheral device that reads from and writes to magnetic tape. The drive may use tape on an open reel or from an enclosed tape cartridge. Because tape management software must search from the beginning of the tape every time it… …   Dictionary of networking

  • Tape drive — DDS tape drive. Above, from left right: DDS 4 tape (20 GB), 112m Data8 tape (2.5 GB), QIC DC 6250 tape (250 MB), and a 3.5 floppy disk (1.44 MB) A tape drive is a data storage device that reads and performs digital recording, writes data on a… …   Wikipedia

  • streaming — I noun the circulation of cytoplasm within a cell • Syn: ↑cyclosis • Hypernyms: ↑organic phenomenon II adjective 1. exuding a bodily fluid in profuse amounts (Freq. 2) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Streaming —   The process of recording data onto a magnetic tape while the tape is passed over the recording head as a fast speed …   International financial encyclopaedia

  • Magnetic tape data storage — uses digital recording on to magnetic tape to store digital information. Modern magnetic tape is most commonly packaged in cartridges and cassettes. The device that performs actual writing or reading of data is a tape drive. Autoloaders and tape… …   Wikipedia

  • Image streaming — is a mental exercise intended to stimulate visualization and to access subconscious solutions to problems.HistoryImage streaming was developed by Win Wenger, with the original intention to create a method to improve a person s ability to… …   Wikipedia

  • Virtual tape library — A virtual tape library (VTL) is a data storage virtualization technology used typically for backup and recovery purposes. A VTL presents a storage component (usually hard disk storage) as tape libraries or tape drives for use with existing backup …   Wikipedia

  • 9 track tape — The IBM System/360, released in 1964, introduced what is now generally known as 9 track tape. The magnetic tape is 1/2 inch (12.65 mm) wide, with 8 data tracks and one parity track for a total of 9 parallel tracks. Data is stored as 8 bit… …   Wikipedia

  • List of IBM products — The following is a list of notable products from the International Business Machines (IBM) Corporation and its predecessor corporations, beginning in the 1890s, and spanning punched card machinery, time clocks, and typewriters, via mainframe… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”