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They will ultimately need to migrate their data to some other technology within the next few years, when their MO drives and jukeboxes start to wear out.
Dearbhla said: "Little Mo drives a Lotus and Kat drives a two-seater Merc and Steve turns up in a camper van.
Little Mo drives a Lotus and Kat (Jessie Wallace) drives a two seater Merc and he turns up in a camper van.
25 inch MO libraries with Sony's new MO drives (C)1994-2001 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
25 inch MO libraries with Sony's new MO drives (C)1995-2001 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Two distinct means of thermomagnetic recording of a magnetization pattern along a track on the moving medium are found in MO drives, one using laser intensity (power) modulation (LIM), the other using magnetic field modulation (MFM) (see Figure 4 "Two means--LIM and MFM-- of thermomagnetic recording of a magnetization pattern along a track on the moving medium.
Newer manufacturers of MO drives may include some names not normally associated with computer technology, such as Olympus; while other, venerable computer makers such as Digital Equipment Corp.
5" rewritable optical disk drive also offers access times significantly faster than those of larger MO drives and many fixed magnetic disk drives.
Techware to continue supplying entire line of Maxoptix optical disks and MO drives
One of the most impressive facts about the new OSD technology is that it increases storage capacity by almost 800% in comparison to the MO drives of today.
MO drives have recording capacities of 130MB, 600MB, 650MB and 1GB (gigabyte).