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Hardcard

An earlier family of hard disks from Plus Development Corporation, Milpitas, CA, that housed the drive and controller on an expansion card. Since many early PCs had little cabinet room, the Hardcard did not take up a drive bay.
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Radio Frequency Identification technology has the potential to revolutionize motorsports timing and scoring," said Andrew Leisner, managing partner with Hardcard Systems.
Hardcard Systems will continue to develop RFID for all forms of on-road and off-road motorsport alongside Alien Technology and its preferred partners.
Hardcard Systems is a division of Hardcard Holdings LLC, a leading motorsports management and consulting firm.
Alien Technology, an industry leader in Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) UHF products and services, and Hardcard Systems, a leading motorsports management and consulting firm, today announced the completion of the first rounds of field testing using RFID for motorsports timing and scoring.
In tests conducted at Buttonwillow Raceway in California in December 2007, Hardcard and Alien[R] used standard Gen 2 UHF RFID tags, antennas, readers and software to accurately track and time eight motorcycles at speeds exceeding 140mph.