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What would be the hexadecimal representation of the largest memory address in
a memory with 4K cells? 1 -2 Bulk Storage Regardless of the size of a machine's
main memory, it seems that applications always require still more data storage ...
As a result, the moving of data to and from bulk storage devices often proves to
be the bottleneck in computer systems. It is not surprising that an attempt is made
to minimize the number of times such a device is accessed. One technique for ...
Keep in mind that the index is stored in bulk storage along with the file. To access
a record, we first retrieve the index into main memory where we search through it
for the desired entry before returning to bulk storage for the record in question.
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PART ONE Machine Architecture
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