Hard disk drive performance characteristics

Known as: Disk-drive performance characteristics, Disk access time, Short-Stroking 
Higher performance in hard disk drives comes from devices which have better performance characteristics. These devices include those with rotating… (More)
Wikipedia

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2011
2011
We provide a stochastic analysis of hard disk performance, including a closed form solution for the average access time of a… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
2008
2008
In this work, we develop novel disk characterization suite, DIG (disk geometry analyzer), which allows us to rapidly extract and… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
2008
2008
In this work, we develop a novel audio and video (A/V) disk which is not only stronger for fragmentation but also getting higher… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Disk performance is increasingly limited by its head positioning latencies, i.e., seek time and rotational delay. To reduce the… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Freeblock scheduling replaces a disk drive’s rotational latency delays with useful background media transfers, potentially… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
ÐEfficient and effective buffering of disk blocks in main memory is critical for better file system performance due to a wide… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 6
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A variety of performance-enhancing techniques, such as striping, mirroring, and rotational data replication, exist in the disk… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • table 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Laboratories Technical Report When sufficient processor power is available, disk scheduling based on rotational position as well… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 6
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Since the invention of the movable head disk, people have improved I/O performance by intelligent scheduling of disk accesses. We… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
. ABSTRACT Disk shadowing is a technique for maintaining a set of two or more identical disk images on separate disk devices. Its… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?