Disk Drive


To store and keep information as a storage device is called disk drive. They are used to store data and records which can be used later according to need and requirement of the users.

Disk storage is now used in both computer storage and consumer electronic storage, e.g., audio CDs and video discs (standard DVD and Blu-ray).

Each drive operates by spinning a disk and reading data from it using a small component called a drive head. For example disk drive would be drive and the computer floppy disk drive.

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The computer mouse as we know it today was invented and developed by Douglas Engelbart, with the assistance of Bill English, during the 1960’s and was patented on November 17, 1970