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Volumetric Density Increase Using Interleaved Disk Packs

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000035332D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Cunningham, EA [+details]

Abstract

In order to obtain more data capacity within a given hard file standard format size, multiple stacks of smaller disks can be used with the disks of the stacks "interleaved". This can result in over 40% more recording surface within the same volume.