TITLE

BIG AND FAST AND CHEAP

AUTHOR(S)
Ochiva, Dan
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Millimeter;Dec2005, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Maxtor's 500GB disk drive. A compact array of two drives costs less than $900. Included in Maxtor's OneTouch III Turbo Edition is a bundled software for automated backup and restore capabilities. Optional features include automated file synch, DriveLock password protection, acoustic damping and a self-adjusting cooling system.
ACCESSION #
19467324

 

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