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the type of procedures which will apply to a case under the Civil Procedure Rules.
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Both the linear and helical scan tape drives and the disk drive keep an accurate record of the location of data on the recorded media.
But of more interest to our harried MIS manager, the towers can comfortably use his 3490E-based tapes and drives, as well as higher-speed helical scan drives or even optical tapes when needed to meet the requirements of new projects.
Helical scan recorders using Reed-Solomon (RS) error correction are available for use with commercially available 8- and 19-mm digital cassettes.
Helical scan is used in Datatape's DCTR-LP series of high-density recorders using 19-mm tape cassettes.
The physical properties of MP media were quite attractive to meet the demands of DDS helical scan recording.
Normally, helical scan drives keep very close control of the tape in the tape path.
Helical Scan Products: Track is recorded diagonally in "stripes" across face of longitudinal tape.
Digital Data Storage (DDS) is a helical scan format where data is written diagonally across the width of the tape.
The PeAk 8Pak helical scan (8mm) autoloader is an entry-level tape automation solution that offers 728GB of storage capacity at a transfer rate of 37GB per hour with AIT 1, 1,040GB of storage at a transfer rate of up to 56GB per hour with AIT2, and 2,080GB of storage at a transfer rate of up to 112GB per hour with AIT3.
Although the VXA logical format is very different compared to other formats used in traditional tape technologies, VXA is a 8mm, helical scan format drive and shares the same foundation as MammothTape technology.
AIT and Mammoth are some of the helical scan products in this market.