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sequential access

the state of information only being able to be accessed in a given order

‘…no one is seriously expecting a tape replacement, in large part because tape volumes continue to vastly outstrip any competitive technologies. For all its sequential-access inconvenience and sheer old-fashioned aura, tape has remained the reliable performer at the end of the enterprise data chain.’ [Computing]



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