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IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000067166D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Dickinson, CA Schaeuble, WJ [+details]

Abstract

String switches have been provided on storage subsystems to permit two control units to access the same string of disk drives and thereby provide the capability of transferring data to and from any drive in the string to each of the control units.