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Disk File Variable Access Speed Method

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000052974D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Quinlan, WP Steen, MJ [+details]

Abstract

In a disk access mechanism wherein the torque required for moving read/write head from track to track of a concentric track media varies with the track number, access time can be optimized using such characteristic.