Cornice Ups Capacity to 2GB
Cornice, which has designed a stripped-down, compact 1.0-inch disk drive for consumer applications, will soon begin shipping a 2GB product.Cornice Inc., which has designed a stripped-down, compact 1.0-inch disk drive for consumer applications, said Monday that it will soon begin shipping a larger 2GB drive. The Cornice Storage Element eliminates many of the components needed for more conventional hard disk drives used in laptops and in desktop PCs, such as RAM and ROM memory and dedicated connectors. The company
"With the highly successful introduction of Cornices Storage Element in June of last year, it was evident that our company and its technology struck a chord within the consumer electronics communitythat reliable, low-cost, high-capacity data storage within very small electronic devices was a near-term, achievable reality," said Kevin Magenis, president and CEO of Cornice, in a statement. "The debut of this two-gigabyte device demonstrates that we are committed to supplying our customers with increasingly high storage capacities at an extremely competitive price."