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									Small Storage Devices




 Calen Dean
What is a Storage Device?

    It is any Hardware used to
 record (write) and/or retrieve (read)
 items to and from storage media.
Types of Storage Devices
Zip Disks   Hard
            Disks


Compact     DVD’s
Disks
(CD’s)
Memory      Thumb
Cards       Drives
Other Miniature Storage Media
 PC Cards
 Compact Flash
 Smart Media
 Secure Digital
 Memory stick
 Micro drive
 USB Drive
CD’s and DVD’s
                 There are 3 types
                 of CD media-read-
                 only, recordable,
                 and rewritable.
                 DVD’s come in 2
                 types-DVD-Rom
                 and DVD+RW, or
                 rewritable.
Zip Disks
 Type of magnetic media that can store
 from 100 MB to 750 MB of portable data.
 Mostly used for backing up data and
 information
Memory Cards and Thumb Drives

                   A memory card is
                   a portable card
                   that stores data.




                   A thumb drive, or
                   flash memory
                   card, is the newest
                   portable storage
                   device.
Hyperlink page


 http://it.asia1.com
 .sg/newsarchive/0
 3/news001_20020
 328.html
Summary slide

 In conclusion, small storage devices
 are a great, affordable way to keep
 information.Some are even capable
 of backing up your entire system.
References

 http://it.asia1.com.sg/newsarchive/
 03/news001_20020328.html
 http://www.pcc.org/members/revie
 ws/revdiskonkey.htm

								
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