One cylinder is how many tracks and how many tracks is equal to how many bytes

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  • Apr 13th, 2016

The answer to 1 track = ? bytes, depends entirely on what type of DASD is being used.
If it is 3390 series DASD, then for models 1/2/3/9/, maximum data length/track = 56664 (bytes), and not 196608 bytes.

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  • Oct 16th, 2017

1 Cylinder = 15 Tracks and 1 Track=192KB

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