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magnetic tape drive

(storage)
(Or "tape drive") A peripheral device that reads and writes magnetic tape.
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This extremely technical art of magnetic tape drive redesign, manufacture, and repair has nearly two decades of Georgens' experience supporting it.
32 Equipment components will probably include a central processing unit, printers, terminals (keyboards and display screens), magnetic disk drives, optical disk drives, and magnetic tape drives.
In the Hartly application, it emulates the functions of magnetic tape drives.
A leader in the development, manufacture and implementation of technology for recording images and data, Kodak has developed extensive technology in the field of magnetic data storage, including magnetic tape drives, hard disc drives, floppy disc drives, and recording media for each.
The WORM capability is now being provided as an option on magnetic tape drives.
Victor Data Systems Company, Limited (VDS) was established in 1973 from the R & D Division of Victor Company of Japan, Limited (JVC) with the initial aim of producing magnetic tape drives and order entry systems.
Rigid disk drives, magnetic tape drives, optical disks, flexible drives and flash memory will all play bigger roles for storing fixed content for a wide class of users.
Victor Data Systems Company, Limited (VDS) was established in 1973 from the R&D Division of Victor Company of Japan, Limited (JVC) with the initial aim of producing magnetic tape drives and order entry systems.
Various mainframe or mini computers supplied most of the computing power and much of the storage devices were either large disk systems or magnetic tape drives.