Key Concepts Archive

Parallel ATA (PATA)

PATA or Parallel ATA is a standard like SATA that connects storage devices with computers. Using this IDE connection you can connect hard drives, optical drives with the motherboard. Parallel ATA (PATA) PATA is a …

What is a Sector?

A sector is an equal sized division of hard drive, optical disc, floppy disk, thumb drive or any other storage media. A sector, disk sector or a block are the same things. What is a …