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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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In 1998-1999, the EU largely adopted ESDI as its own and began to transform it into a European Security and Defense Policy (ESDP), given greater definition by more detailed arrangements for the Europeans to borrow NATO assets for the "Petersberg tasks" (crisis management, peace operations, search and rescue, and humanitarian assistance).
America must certainly encourage its NATO and EU partners to move forward with the plans laid down for ESDI and ESDP.
9] While it is generally preferred to only include variables that measure the results of development, the ESDI incorporates measures of the inputs to the results , as the availability of inputs may in fact also reflect development.
Language favoured by Turkey noted previous Alliance decisions on ESDI and acknowledged that this would continue to be developed within NATO.
An independent, leading role for Europe in matters within its capabilities (for example, through ESDI, the WEU, and European-led CJTFs) will have to be balanced with maintaining U.
Now throw in a liberal sprinkling of data transfer protocols to disks and other peripherals with picturesque abbreviations such as MFM, RLL, IDE, ESDI, ST506, ST412, SCSI and SCSI 2.
The original ST506 and the ESDI were device-level interfaces that required a separate controller, both are now obsolete.
During this review, Concordance IRS, run on an Everex Step 386/20 system with a Seagate Imprimus Wren III ESDI hard disk, produced very fast searches and sorts, even with a 2.
The cost of a 300-megabyte ESDI drive on the open market is just about that price.