bulk storage


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bulk storage

[¦bəlk ′stȯr·ij]
(computer science)

bulk storage

Storage that is not used for high-speed execution. May refer to auxiliary memory, tape or disk. The term comes from the mainframe world.
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Other bulk storage centres being built include a $140m plant at Wasei' in central Saudi Arabia, as well as several smaller storage facilities across the kingdom.
The fire department said Monday that more than 100 firefighters are on hand to combat the flames at two storage tanks a facility owned by Ultracargo, one of Brazil's largest liquid bulk storage companies.
Based on the Firefly version of the Ceph open source project, the fully featured SUSE Storage delivers lower total cost of ownership, making it well suited for object, archival and bulk storage.
We've been filling the bulk storage bays as quickly as we can build them.
The 500,000-square-foot Eden facility, which opened in January, includes rack and bulk storage space, as well as areas for inspection, light assembly, repair and repackaging.
By accommodating both low cost bulk storage (SATA) and the performance and reliability demands of mission critical applications (SCSI), SAS minimizes technology investments while maximizing IT user choice and ease of deployment.
5 metres high, for bulk storage of incoming goods on pallets and five mezzanine floors linked by goods lifts.
For large bulk storage of batteries, a sprinkler system is recommended.
The area of open bulk storage bins is being increased to over 8,000 sq metres and additional bulk handling plant is being provided, including site vehicles to transfer cargo between ship and storage facilities.
The manuals contain updated information on chemical and physical properties, bulk storage systems, loading and unloading and other safe handling considerations for polymeric MDI and toluene diisocyanate.
Beyon's Storage range has mobile and personal freestanding bulk storage.
These systems can be engineered up to three levels; integrated with hand-loaded storage rack for bulk storage and modular drawers for high-density small parts storage.