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Storage by Mind Map: Storage

1. Hard Disks

1.1. Capacity

1.1.1. New node

1.2. Platters

1.3. Read/Write Heads

1.4. Cylinders

1.5. Sectors and Tracks

1.6. Revolutions per Minute

1.7. Transfer Rate

1.8. Access Time

2. Flash Memory

2.1. Solid state drives(SSDs)

2.1.1. Faster access time

2.1.1.1. New node

2.1.2. Generate less heat and consume less power

2.1.3. Lass longer

2.1.4. Faster transfer rates

2.2. Memory card

2.2.1. Compact Flash(CF)

2.2.1.1. 512 MB to 100 GB

2.2.2. Secure Digital(SD)

2.2.2.1. 512 MB to 8 GB

2.2.3. Secure Digital High Capacity(SDHC)

2.2.3.1. 4 to 32 GB

2.2.4. microSD

2.2.4.1. 1 to 2 GB

2.2.5. microSDHC

2.2.5.1. 4 to 16GB

2.2.6. xD Picture Card

2.2.6.1. 256 MB to 2 GB

2.2.7. Memory Stick

2.2.7.1. 1 to 16 GB

2.2.8. Memory Stick Micro(M2)

2.2.8.1. 1 to 16 GB

2.3. USB flash drives

2.4. Express Card Module

3. Cloud Storage

3.1. Access files from any computer

3.2. Store large files instantaneously

3.3. Aollow others to access thier files

3.4. View time-critical data and images immediately

3.5. Store offsite backups

3.6. Provide data center functions

4. Optical Discs

4.1. CD-ROM

4.2. CD-R

4.3. CD-RW

4.4. Archive disc

4.5. Picture CD

4.6. DVD-ROM

4.7. Blu-Ray Disc

4.8. DVD-RW,DVD+RW

5. Other Types

5.1. Tape

5.1.1. Tape drive

5.2. Magnetic stripe cards and smart cards

5.3. Microfilm and microfiche

5.4. Enterprise storage