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Found 30 entries under 'I'
- I/O (Score: 0)
Abbreviation for input/output. This refers to the transfer of data to and from peripheral devices.
- I/O port (Score: 0)
The memory address used by the CPU to communicate with peripheral devices.
- ICMP (Score: 0)
Internet Control Message Protocol.
- icon (Score: 0)
A graphical representation of something.
- IDE (Score: 0)
Integrated Drive Electronics. Common hard disk interface.
- idle (Score: 0)
- IDT (Score: 0)
Interrupt Descriptor Table. Table containing pointers to the interrupt handling routines.
- init (Score: 0)
The first 'real' process started that is responsible for managing all other processes.
- inode (Score: 0)
Index or Information Node. This is a structure containing the basic information about a file such as owner, type, acce...
- inode table (Score: 0)
Table at the start of a filesystem that contains pointers to the data on the hard disk.
- input (Score: 0)
Data that is passed to a process.
- Input/Output (Score: 0)
I/O. This refers to the transfer of data to and from peripheral devices.
- install (Score: 0)
The process of laying out the operating system or adding new components (i.e. hardware or software) to an existing...
- interactive (Score: 0)
A program or application is said to be interactive when it reacts to input provide by the user.
- interface (Score: 0)
A well-defined connection between two objects, such as between two hardware components, hardware and software compon...
- Internet (Score: 0)
The collection of computers, networks and their interconnections that is more or less publicly accessible.
- interrupt (Score: 0)
A signal from a hardware device indicating the devices wants 'attention.' This can include things like an indicato...
- interrupt handler (Score: 0)
Special routines within the kernel that handle interrupts.
- Interrupt Service Routine (Score: 0)
Another term used for an interrupt handler.
- invoke (Score: 0)
The process of starting a program.
- IP (Score: 0)
Internet Protocol. Standard by which packets of information are sent to the appropriate location within a network....
- IP address (Score: 0)
Unique address within a network that uses the Internet protocol.
- IRQ (Score: 0)
Interrupt vector. The hardware setting indicating what line a device will generate an interrupt.
- ISA (Score: 0)
Industry Standard Architecture.
- ISDN (Score: 0)
Integrated Services Digital Network.
- ISO (Score: 0)
International Standards Organization. International body that sets standards in the classification of materials, good,...
- ISP (Score: 0)
Internet Service Provider.
- ISR (Score: 1)
Interrupt Service Routine. Special routines within the kernel that handle interrupts.
- IT (Score: 0)
- ITU (Score: 0)
International Telecommunications Union.