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Increased Direct Access Storage Device Yield through Defective Track Handling in Hardware

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000052594D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Ganguly, A Spaeth, B [+details]

Abstract

Disk packs with relatively large amounts of defective tracks can be use in the present technique, increasing the manufacturing yield and easing the manufacturing process to achieve the highest possible yield.