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Title: NASA Satellite Data Managed by ADIC SW Soars Past 1 Petabyte
Url: http://www.taborcommunications.com/dsstar/03/0311/105580.html
Publisher: Tabor Communications
Description: Satellites that monitor the Earth's environment have provided NASA with over a petabyte (a million gigabytes) of data. This article, from the now-defunct DStar Magazine from Tabor Communications, discusses this remarkable achievement and how the system allows constant access to all of the information.
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Instruments and machines -- Calculating machines -- Electronic computers. Computer science -- Other topics, A-Z -- Memory management
Technology -- Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering -- Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering -- Electronics -- Applications of electronics -- Computer engineering. Computer hardware -- Special components and auxiliary equipment, A-Z -- Memory systems
Technology -- Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics. -- Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics -- Aeronautics. Aeronautical engineering -- Electronic data processing
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Technology
Science -- Space sciences
Key Concept: Computer science -- Data storage
Computer science -- Memory
Date Issued: 2003-03-11
Resource Type: Overviews
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
General Public
Higher Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2008-02-14 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2008-02-13 13:04:59 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Topic in Depth
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Resource URL Clicks: 81
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