Flashcards in 2-3_deck_4515650 Deck (25):
______ is an older form of removable storage.
Why tape backup devices where once the most common choice in larger enterprises and network?
Because hey where able to hold the most data and were the most reliable over the long term .
Today, Tape backup system are seeing competition from ____ and ______optical discs which continue to advance in technology.
Writable and Re-writable
What is the Representative capacity for Digital Linear Tape (DTL)
up to 160GB
For many years, modules and PC card devices know as ______ have offered low-to mid -capacity storage for devices.
T/F. Today, smaller devices required some form of removable solid-state memory that can be used for temporary and permanent storage of digital information.
T/F. Gone are the days of using microfloppies in your digital camera.
What is the meaning of MMC?
Which year was xD-Picture card introduced?
What is the dimensions of a SmartMedia?
45mm by 37
What is the meaning of CF
An incredibly versatile and convenient devices that allow you to store large quantities of information in a very small form factor is know as what?
__ captilize on the versatility of the USB interface?
USB flash drives
T/F. USB flash drives emerged as the de facto replacement for others?
__ and __ present higher performance options to those with the interest.
Fire Wire and eSATA
____ remains ubiquitous in today's systems and and continue to increase in speed with each new revision.
____ and ____ have built-in backup utilities that are forms of drive imaging software and that work well with external drives..
Windows Vista and Windows 7
The ___ and ___ interface on the host provides all the power to for the drive.
USB and FireWire
What is the meaning of the e attach to SATA as eSATA?
The (e) stand for External
T/F. eSATA by itsnature pledges to represent SATA faithfully, because it's SATA.
T/F. eSATA provide power the way USB and FireWire do.
What is the meaning of NAS?
Network attached storage.
____ benefit from devices and bays with a single connector that contains both power and data connections instead of two separate connectors
What is the meannig SCA?
SINGLE CONNECTOR ATTACHMENT.