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Equivalent Disk Unit Fixed Head Mechanism

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000055957D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Dixon, JD Merckel, GU [+details]

Abstract

A method is described for use with magnetic disk storage units for providing the user with an equivalent fixed head function for the case of those disk units which do not actually have a physical fixed head mechanism.