Accession Number : AD0477412

Title :   BLOCK ORIENTED RANDOM ACCESS MEMORY.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly progress rept. no. 2, 1 Aug-31 Oct 65,

Corporate Author : LITTON SYSTEMS INC WOODLAND HILLS CA GUIDANCE SYSTEMS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Vieth, Robert F.

Report Date : 31 OCT 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : The feasibility of an all-electronic substitute for electro-mechanical computer, secondary memory devices such as discs, drums and tapes is discussed. The technique being investigated is the multibit storage of information in a magnetic material by the scanning method of varying magnetic characteristics. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DIGITAL COMPUTERS, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS), (*THIN FILM STORAGE DEVICES, COMPUTERS), THIN FILM STORAGE DEVICES, MAGNETIC PROPERTIES, NICKEL ALLOYS, IRON ALLOYS, TITANIUM ALLOYS, VANADIUM ALLOYS, COBALT ALLOYS, FEASIBILITY STUDIES.

Subject Categories : Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE