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2015-03-17 12:35:36

Integrated STORServer management tools further simplify enterprise data protection COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-03-17 08:42:20

More than 100 Early Engagements Turn Tweets into Business Insights ARMONK, N.Y., March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM)

2015-03-16 16:26:13

Pro bono projects with government agencies and institutions support Angola's economic growth agenda LUANDA, Angola, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A team of IBM (NYSE:

2015-03-16 08:41:21

Scott Cook, Founder of Intuit and Sam Palmisano, Former IBM CEO Recognized as Visionaries and Industry Innovators DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CompTIA

2015-03-12 08:30:48

IBM Institute of Business Value Recognized for High Quality For Third Straight Year ARMONK, N.Y., March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE:

2015-03-11 23:22:10

gen-E®, a worldwide leader in IBM Cloud and Smarter Infrastructure professional services, today announced that Grande Communications, a major broadband communications company operator based

2015-03-11 23:06:33

Leading IT and Network Security Firm Receives Recognition of Excellence in Security Solutions from IBM Littleton, CO (PRWEB) March 11, 2015

2015-03-11 08:37:24

IBM receives highest score for strategy amongst market leaders ARMONK, N.Y., March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM)

2015-03-06 23:03:01

Jason Hope and BBC comment on unveiling of Internet of Things starter kit.

Latest IBM Reference Libraries

2010-09-07 17:51:13

A direct access storage device, or DASD, is a secondary storage device in mainframe computers that has low access time for all of its capacity. The term DASD was introduced by IBM to describe disk drives, magnetic drums, and data cells. The direct access capability of those devices was quite different than that of sequential access used in tape drives because it required a substantially long time to access a distant point in a medium. IBM computers access devices through channels, which are...

2010-09-02 14:56:06

A control store is the element of a CPUs control unit that stores the CPU's micro program and is usually accessed by a micro sequencer. A control store is usually executed as a diode-selection of read-only memory. This tradition dates back to 1947 when the program timing matrix on the MIT Whirlwind was initially introduced. The earliest models of IBM mainframe had read-only control store; however, the System/370 and successor models were made and loaded their micro programs from floppy disks...

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