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ATA drive

The official name for an IDE drive. See IDE.
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DiamondMax D540X is a 40Gb per platter drive while DiamondMax D536X is, according to Maxtor, the highest capacity ATA drive on the market at 100Gb.
The new SH-S183L is the world's first 18X Serial ATA drive and breaks the mold in the industry.
The A60 offers customers leading-edge performance for today's and tomorrow's software and is equipped with serial ATA drive support, hard drives up to 2 X 500GB, DDR2 memory support, and nVidia GF 6100 integrated graphics.
ATA drive products lagged for several years since such calculations were not necessary designed for the desktop market.
If an end user replaces the wrong Serial ATA drive, data is lost.
Serial ATA Tunneled Protocol (STP): The method by which a SAS host makes a connection to a Serial ATA drive, when using a SAS expander
Serial ATA drives come close to Fibre Channel speeds with a much lower price point, making SAS ideal for high-end applications with large capacity needs.
It allows everyone from enterprise departments to home-users to upgrade their systems to the latest Serial ATA technology, and still use either IDE or Serial ATA drives.
6 TB of storage capacity using high-speed serial ATA drives and Intel's latest 3.
A combination of Fibre Channel and ATA drives can be used in the same system for high-capacity, low-performance requirements.
Featuring high-speed 150MB/s dual channel connections to Serial ATA Hard Drives while retaining support for up to four Parallel ATA-133 devices, the VIA VT237 combines optimum data transfer rates and maximized data integrity wit h easy installation and manageability through V-RAID, supporting multiple RAID Level 0, RAID Level 1, RAID Level 0+1 (where support for two additional Serial ATA drives has been added through the integration of the VIA SATAlite interface), and JBOD configurations.