Of special interest


This section contains links to selected pages containing information of special interest to the disk drive industry.

Recording technology

General

Hard disk drives

Holographic storage

          InPhase Technologies

Ion milling

Magnetic recording: Semiconductor

Optical cards 

           LaserCard (Previously Drexler Technology)

Phase change recording

Standards

ANSI/INCITS Technical subcommittees and standards

Miscellaneous

          First regular radio broadcasts

Industry structure and trends                                              

IDEMA Insight article by James N. Porter 

     Where do we go from here

Disk Drives' Evolution
Presentation by James N. Porter, DISK/TREND
Given at the 100th Anniversary Conference on Magnetic Recording and Information Storage, Santa Clara University, December, 1998.

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UCSD Information Storage Industry Center

UCSD actions on the rigid disk drive industry

Stock and mutual fund prices

Product data


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