A major manufacturer of hard disk drives, founded in 1979 as “Shugart Technology” by Alan F. Shugart and Finis Conner. That name is on the original patents for the 5.25″ hard disk drive. They changed the name to Seagate Technology soon after to avoid confusion, and also to avoid friction with Xerox, which had since purchased Alan’s earlier company, Shugart Associates.
Technical information at Impediment (http://impediment.com/seagate/).
Address: 920 Disc Drive, Scotts Valley, CA 95066, USA.
Fax: +1 (408) 438 3320.
noun 1. an automatic sounding device registering the depth to which it is lowered. 2. the draft of a vessel.
noun 1. surrounded by the sea.
- Sdl 92
SDL with object-orientation.
Specification and Design Language. Defined by the ITU-T (recommendation Z100) to provide a tool for unambiguous specification and description of the behaviour of telecommunications systems. The area of application also includes process control and real-time applications. SDL provides a Graphic Representation (SDL/GR) and a textual Phrase Representation (SDL/PR), which are equivalent representations of the same […]