TITLE

Hard disk competitors offer alternative to SDX

AUTHOR(S)
Gustavson, Ron
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
EMedia Professional;Oct97, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that a group of hard drive storage and semiconductor manufacturers are offering an alternative to Western Digital's proposed 10-pin storage data acceleration (SDX) CD-ROM interface. Advantages of the software alternatives to SDX; Some of the available packages; Hard drive manufacturers supporting software acceleration as opposed to Western Digital's method.
ACCESSION #
9711064148

 

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