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2009-06-04 09:12:42

When it comes to data storage, density and durability have always moved in opposite directions - the greater the density the shorter the durability. For example, information carved in stone is not dense but can last thousands of years, whereas today's silicon memory chips can hold their information for only a few decades. Researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and the University of California (UC) Berkeley have smashed this...

2009-06-01 06:30:00

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Annex NYC, Ocean Alliance and Girl Scouts of the USA Receive Prestigious Honors for Visionary Implementations of Information Technology SAN DIEGO, June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Overland Storage, Inc. (Nasdaq: OVRL) today announced that three esteemed customers, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Annex NYC, Ocean Alliance and Girl Scouts of the USA, have been bestowed with Laureate awards by IDG's Computerworld Honors Program. This year's honorees will be...

2009-05-26 06:30:00

Company Expanding to Meet Growing Global Demand for its Nanopatterning Solutions AUSTIN, Texas, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Molecular Imprints, Inc., the market and technology leader for nanopatterning systems and solutions, today announced an expansion plan that includes increasing its workforce with the addition of 30-50 employment opportunities during 2009 and expanding the scale of its facilities by more than a third. The new job opportunities will be concentrated in a number of engineering...

2009-05-20 07:00:00

WD Maintains Substrate and Media Manufacturing and Development Operations in Penang and Johor, Malaysia, and San Jose, California LAKE FOREST, Calif., May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Western Digital Corp. (NYSE: WDC) today announced that it has agreed to sell the assets of its media substrate manufacturing facility in Sarawak, Malaysia, to a subsidiary of Hitachi Global Storage Technologies, the hard drive manufacturing unit of Hitachi, Ltd. The employees of WD at the facility will become...

2009-05-07 07:20:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- PowerFile(R) Inc., the leader in long-term storage appliances for fixed digital content and assets, today announced its new enterprise-class Hybrid Storage Appliance(TM), that delivers the performance of disk, the economy of tape, and superior reliability and data integrity in a purpose-built platform optimized for long-term storage of fixed content. The PowerFile HSA leverages an innovative, distributed-performance architecture with...

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2009-04-27 13:30:00

General Electric unveiled on Monday a micro-holographic disc that can store 500 GB of data, the equivalent of 100 DVDs. Although the technology is still in its early stages, the company is targeting the archive industry with the new disc, which is roughly the same size as a conventional DVD. But it also believes the disc will ultimately have applications in the consumer marketplace and for home players. Micro-holographic discs can store more data than Blu-ray or DVDs because they store...

2009-04-14 02:00:00

Tough new mobile storage unit protects essential electronic devices against crash, static zaps and worry MONTCLAIR, Calif., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital media and IT professionals that travel with delicate hard drives can now download anxiety to a trusted name in security. CaseCruzer -- that dedicated foe of thieves, turbulence and the invisible torment of static electricity, announces a new carrying case dedicated to protecting essential electronic devices. Traveling with a fleet of...

2009-04-07 09:33:00

PowerNAP(TM) Capability Powers Down ISE Units to Low-Power Mode and Wakes Them Up in Under One Minute, Provides Significant Energy Reduction for Intermittent Storage Operations ORLANDO, Fla., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Xiotech Corporation today introduced the new PowerNAP(TM) feature for its Emprise(TM) 5000 storage system at the spring Storage Networking World conference (booth #300). PowerNAP enables organizations to realize significant power and cooling cost savings by placing Emprise 5000...

2009-03-11 06:45:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan recognizes Hie Electronics, Inc. with the 2009 North American Frost & Sullivan Data Storage Technologies Green Excellence Award in Technology Innovation for its ability to reduce energy costs with its storage technologies. Hie Electronics packs online storage, backup, and archive into the TeraStack(R) Solution, significantly reducing the data management requirement of several racks of equipment and disparate systems down...

2009-02-24 07:36:10

Copolymer may enable 10 times more computer memoryResearchers say a newly tested method for producing super dense, defect-free, thin polymer films is the fastest, most efficient method ever achieved and it may dramatically improve microelectronic storage capabilities such as those in computer memory sticks.In the February 20 issue of the journal Science, researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and their colleagues at the University of California Berkeley, report how they...


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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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