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hard disk

a data storage device in which data is stored on a magnetic disk embodied in a COMPUTER. Most hard disks can store large amounts of data, such as 20 megabytes of numbers or letters.
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ProStor's RDX[R] removable disk technology is sold by leading server manufacturers Dell, HP, IBM, and others who combined have shipped over 200 petabytes to 250,000 customers worldwide.
Tandberg Data has been very instrumental in helping RDX technology achieve widespread acceptance with well over 100,000 customers who have consumed more than 40 petabytes of RDX removable disk cartridges.
RDX removable disk technology is a cost-effective, scalable storage solution for backup and recovery of data and images.
The RDX[R] removable disk technology is sold by seven OEM partners including leading server manufacturers Dell, HP, and IBM.
Customers can eliminate tape by using modern removable disk media, properly archiving their data while backing up the remaining data maintained in primary storage.
We are impressed with the ProStor InfiniVault system because it reduces primary and backup storage by 50 percent, lowers power consumption by 75 percent, and uses RDX([R]) removable disk technology so that our customers gain the performance advantages of online storage with the economics of offline storage.
The new capacity increase means IT administrators can back up their entire server on a single RDX removable disk cartridge.
We are pleased that IDC has studied the removable disk drive market with in-depth and quality research and that its findings show tremendous growth in the industry," said Steve Georgis, CEO and president of ProStor Systems.
ProStor Systems, a leading developer of removable disk storage solutions for data protection and archive applications, today announced the overwhelming success of its ProAlliance[TM] Partner Program with the signing of more than 30 high-value resellers.
Industry Veteran to Direct Market Strategy for Removable Disk Storage Leader
ProStor Systems, a leading developer of removable disk storage solutions for data protection and archive applications, today announced general availability of its InfiniVault[TM] archive appliance, the world's first removable disk archive solution using the company's market-leading RDX[R] removable disk technology.
ProStor Systems, a leading developer of removable disk storage solutions for data protection and archive applications, today announced interoperability between its InfiniVault[TM] archive appliance and CommVault's Simpana[R] Data Archiver and Exchange Compliance Archiver software.