disk drive controller

disk drive controller

[′disk ¦drīv kən′trō·lər]
(computer science)
A device that enables a microcomputer to control the functioning of a disk drive.
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The LSI TrueStore family of hard disk, solid-state disk and tape devices includes highly integrated SoCs, read channels, preamplifiers, serial PHYs and hard disk drive controller IP.
The RC5100 is the latest addition to the LSI[R] TrueStore family of ICs for hard disk, solid-state disk and tape devices, including highly integrated storage system-on-a-chip (SoC), read channels, preamplifiers, serial PHYs and hard disk drive controller IP.
The RC9700 is the latest addition to the LSI TrueStore family of ICs for hard disk, tape and solid-state drive components, including highly integrated high-performance storage SoCs, read channels, preamplifiers, serial PHYs and hard disk drive controller IP.
The LSI TrueStore family of ICs for hard disk and tape drive components, and custom silicon solutions include highly integrated high-performance storage SoCs, read channels, preamplifiers, serial PHYs, custom ARM(R) core processors and hard disk drive controller IP.
Marvell is leveraging more than 10 years experience in the disk drive controller market as we enter the solid state storage segment," said Sehat Sutardja, Marvell Chairman and Chief Executive.
The MHV2200BT also features a hardware accelerator that maximizes Native Command Queuing (NCQ) performance, an important feature that enables the hard disk drive controller to intelligently and simultaneously queue and reorder up to 32 instructions, resulting in a significant improvement in overall hard disk drive performance.
Silicon providers such as QLogic also have full support for hardware-assisted XOR generation in their Fibre Channel disk drive controller chips.
lawsuit over a floppy disk drive controller in its notebook personal computers.
QLogic Corporation (Nasdaq:QLGC), the leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters, stackable switches and blade server switches, today announced a definitive agreement to sell its hard disk drive controller and tape drive controller business to Marvell Technology Group Ltd.
6392, Hard drive Hitachi HTS726060M9AT00 7200RPM 60GB, Disk Drive controller Microsoft* default UDMA-5, Microsoft* DirectX* 9.
Hitachi was the first hard drive vendor to demonstrate a 3Gb/s data transfer using a fully integrated hard disk drive controller.
A high-speed hard disk drive controller interface enables fast data transfers during pause and instant replay, and data encryption standard (DES) ciphering provides copy protection for recorded content.