Hitachi, HGST Achieve 610Gb/inch2 HDD Recording Density w/ Existing Technology

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Hitachi Ltd and Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Inc (HGST) achieved a surface recording density of about 610Gbit/inch<sup>2</sup> by making several improvements to the existing perpendicular magnetic recording technology for HDDs.

Link: http://techon.nikkeibp.co.jp/english/NEWS_EN/20080804/155945/

:cool::cool:


#2

Yay!
Just when SSD’s were about to kill off magnetic media :wink: