Accession Number : AD0725257

Title :   Statistics of Short Duration Failures when Reading Information from a Magnetic Tape,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Kuporov,S. A. ; Khokhlov,Yu. Ya. ; Tsvetkov,E. P.

Report Date : 17 FEB 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The article contains a description of a series of experiments to discover the nature and causes of malfunctions occurring when reading data from magnetic tape. The experiments were performed on the MAG-500 magnetic tape storage units connected with the BESM-3M computer. The malfunction statistics are given in tabular and graphic form.

Descriptors :   (*MAGNETIC TAPE, FAILURE(ELECTRONICS)), TEST METHODS, MEMORY DEVICES, USSR

Subject Categories : Computer Hardware
      Recording and Playback Devices

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE