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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I've found this a more user-friendly way to manage fuel storage without walking the path of bulk storage in larger containers.
The Town of Ballston is seeking a Contractor to purchase and install a new dual compartment, double-wall, fire-rated 6,000 gal petroleum bulk storage tank (4,000 gal diesel, 2,000 gal gasoline).
The company said the addition takes Puma Energy's global network of bulk storage terminals to 100, culminating in a total storage volume of 7.
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.
Even in daylight, in one of the company's bulk storage facilities, the 400W sodium high bays were struggling to provide adequate illumination.
Mercuria said in October that its unit Mercuria Energy Asset Management BV hadA inked binding accords on the liquid bulk storage joint venture with Sinomart KTS Development Ltd, which is fully controlled by Sinopec.
Rusting of bin vent filters on top of silos for powder bulk storage is no longer a problem, thanks to the GalVent BV1000 from O.
The new rule also exempts automotive and truck fuel tanks from all SPCC requirements and mobile re-fuelers from secondary containment requirements for bulk storage containers.
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.