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disk drive

a mechanical device in a COMPUTER which records and retrieves data from a rotating magnetic or vinyl disk.
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Laura later was Gloria's successor as DASD for CTR.
[] Plan Contractor Management [] Prepare for contractor deployment [] Deploy/Redeploy contractors [] Manage contractors [] Sustain contractors Joint Staff J4, with policy guidance from DASD PS and OSD DPAP and with Joint warfighter requirements from Combatant Commands and Combat Support Agencies, continues to develop the OCS capability.
On September 19, 2011, the DASD for South and Southeast Asia (OSD Policy) and Vietnam's Deputy Defense Minister Vinh signed a memorandum of understanding for "advancing bilateral defense cooperation." The document identifies five areas in which both sides will work to expand cooperation: maritime security cooperation, search and rescue cooperation, peacekeeping operations, humanitarian and disaster relief, and cooperation between defense universities and research institutes.
In accordance with CA's Mainframe 2.0 initiative, both products are available via electronic software distribution, allowing customers to install them directly from local DASD without creating a tape cartridge.
Following the official opening, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army (DASD) Financial Operations, John Argodale said that NBK was the only correspondent bank to the Central Bank of Iraq.
DR/Xpert is the industry's most automated solution for identifying critical application datasets on DASD and tape.
On November 19, 2004, a press release from the Dover Area School District (DASD) stated that starting in January 2005, teachers would be required to read the following disclaimer to ninth grade biology classes at Dover High School:
Luminex Software Inc., a developer of mainframe connectivity products, and StorageTek, a provider of enterprise information lifecycle management, today announced Luminex's Virtual/BLUE 3990 control unit has been certified interoperable with StorageTek FlexLine online storage systems for native mainframe direct access storage device (DASD) connectivity.
The process of compacting files when migrating is minimal when compared to the cost of DASD. For SDSP data sets, take a closer look at when the data migrates and when it expires.
Tier IV requires all computer hardware to have dual power inputs as defined by the Institute's Fault-Tolerant Power compliance Specification Version 2.0 (www.uptimeinstitute.org/spec.html), Tier IV site infrastructures are the most compatible with high availability IT concepts that employ CPU clustering, RAID DASD, and redundant communications to achieve reliability, availability and serviceability.
Christopher Lamb, DASD Resources and Plans, USD (P); Brig Gen Stephen Goldfein, USAF, deputy director, Joint Warfighting Capability Assessments, Joint Staff/J-8; and Brig Gen Jack Catton, Jr., USAF, deputy director for Information Operations, Joint Staff/J-3.
Steven Price was named deputy assistant secretary of defense (DASD) for spectrum and C3 policy, reporting to Assistant Secretary of Defense John P.