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erase

[i′rās]
(computer science)
To change all the binary digits in a digital computer storage device to binary zeros.
(electronics)
To remove recorded material from magnetic tape by passing the tape through a strong, constant magnetic field (dc erase) or through a high-frequency alternating magnetic field (ac erase).
To eliminate previously stored information in a charge-storage tube by charging or discharging all storage elements.
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delete

To remove an item of data from a file or to remove a file from the disk. See Delete key, Del, file wipe, trash and undelete.
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The enduring BRIT and Ivor Novello winning pop duo have released a staggering number of albums, including 5 UK Number 1s and 17 top 10 singles (35 singles charted in the UK Top 40) and both the new album and the recent best of, Always, saw Erasure entering the Top 10 album charts once again.
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There's no holds barred any more, so we just thought, 'Why not?'" Normally, all Erasure songs start life with Vince and Andy on acoustic instruments.
In order to provide physically powerful confidentiality for messages in storage servers, a client can encrypt messages by a cryptographic method before applying an erasure code method to encode and store messages.
Keywords: Replication; erasure codes; adaptive changes; fault tolerance; cloud storage
Summary: H3 Secure has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Blancco Technology Group to sell its data erasure and mobile diagnostics solutions to enterprise organisations in the Middle East and North Africa.
He's promoting Erasure's new best-of compilation, called Always, and in a way, Andy - one half of the band that formed three decades ago - doesn't have much choice in the matter, since his musical partner Vince Clarke has all but retired from doing them.
He's promoting Erasure's forthcoming best-of compilation, called Always, and in a way, Andy - one half of the band that formed three decades ago - doesn't have much choice in the matter, since his musical partner Vince Clarke has all but retired from doing them.
23 September 2015 - US-based software company Blancco Technology Group has signed an agreement to acquire Tabernus, a provider of data erasure software and hardware solutions used by organizations to completely remove data from hard drive storage devices, the company said.