Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Fast disk start system










Image Number 4 for United States Patent #8019936.

A disk formatter (DF) for a rotating storage medium includes a target sector identification module that determines a block of target sectors of the rotating storage medium based on a read/write command signal. A current sector identification module determines a current sector of a read/write head. A DF control module begins a read/write operation at a command start sector that is different than a first sector of the block of target sectors. The command start sector is located within the block of target sectors.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Display apparatus, control method thereof, and program
Semiconductor device having a first conductive member connecting a chip to a wiring board pad and a second conductive member connecting the wiring board pad to a land on an insulator covering
Method and apparatus for communicating electronic service guide information in a satellite television system
Memory device and method for dynamic random access memory having serial interface and integral instruction buffer
Temporary protective cover for an exposed junction box
Method and apparatus for using virtual machine technology for managing parallel communicating applications
Managing breakpoints in a multi-threaded environment
  Randomly Featured Patents
Process for making dialkyl carbonates
Leaf skimmer
Advanced containment system
Non-contact porous air bearing and glass flattening device
Polyolefin-elastomer compositions
Method and apparatus for plasma welding
Very-high-strength and low-density, hot-rolled steel sheet and manufacturing process
System to limit access when calculating network data checksums
Syndication of content based upon email user groupings
Electrolytic diaphragm cells