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SATA - generally in what kind of machines?

is SATA generally in servers and PATA more in home based (lightly used) machines?

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>>Enterprise-class SATA is used in servers where capacity is important.  Consumer/Desktop-class SATA is used in all currently-shipping computer

is it the speed of data transfer, that is different?
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thanks for the helpful explanation..
Enriq ... SATA and SAS are different.  Most servers nowadays have SAS controllers, which can take SAS (Serial Attached Scsi) or Enterprise-class SATA (Serial ATA) drives.