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systems disk

A disk pack or disk drive reserved only for system software, which includes the operating system, assemblers, compilers and other utility and control programs.
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It eliminates the need for tape drives, IBM 3995 optical storage, and the associated media while also retaining compliance requirements despite using open systems disks for storage.
This unique design means that a COPAN Systems disk array has 25% of the power and cooling requirements of a typical array.
This added capability gives our customers and prospects the ability to incorporate economical open systems disk cost points in Mainframe environments.
Luminex's Virtual/BLUE 3990 controller handles all disk protocol translations for a mainframe to read and write data to open systems disk volumes, making FAStT storage fully accessible to applications running under VM/VSE, MVS, OS/390, z/OS and z/VM.
a leading supplier of data distribution, archiving and storage products, today announced new disk controller technology that unites S/390-class mainframes with open systems disk storage systems.
This includes StorageTek's D178 2Gb Fibre Channel disk storage system, a high performance, enterprise-level open systems disk solution, and the entry-level D173, which are manufactured by LSI Logic Storage Systems and sold by StorageTek under terms of an alliance agreement announced in January 2002.
Mylex Corporation, the world's leading vendor of RAID network systems disk array controllers that are sold on a non-captive basis, today announced AcceleRAID(TM) 352, a member of Mylex's Ultra 160 SCSI controller family, the world's first RAID controllers to support this new standard.
Mylex Corporation, the world's leading vendor of RAID network systems disk array controllers that are sold on a non-captive basis, today announced eXtremeRAID(TM) 2000, a member of Mylex's new Ultra 160 SCSI controller family, the world's first RAID controllers to support the standard.
1 supplier of RAID controllers in the non-captive network systems disk array market in the 1998 Dataquest and IDC reports and No.
Casey comes to Solid Data from the Gartner Group, where he was research director for open systems disk storage and storage area networks.
With these enhancements, zDASD can now emulate up to 512 IBM 3390 data volumes; allowing IT administrators to deploy 13 Terabytes (TB) of open systems disks as mainframe-attached DASD.

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