• September 22, 2005 22 Sep'05

    Sybase execs talk ASE 15, respond to open source competition

    Sybase honchos discuss the new release of Adaptive Server Enterprise -- the first DBMS to be ported to Linux back in 1998 -- and talk about how they're dealing with increased competition from open source alternatives like MySQL.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    indemnification

    In service level agreements (SLAs) and other legal contracts such as end-user license agreements (EULAs), indemnification is the part of an agreement that provides for one party to bear the monetary costs, either directly or by reimbursement, for ...  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers)

    ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers) is an organization devoted to the advancement of indoor-environment-control technology in the HVAC industry.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    ambient temperature

    In a computing context, ambient temperature is the air temperature of any environment where computers and related equipment are kept.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    mainframe (big iron)

    A mainframe (also known as 'big iron') is a high-performance computer used for large-scale computing purposes that require greater availability and security than a smaller-scale machine can offer... (Continued)  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    high availability (HA)

    In information technology, high availability refers to a system or component that is continuously operational for a desirably long length of time.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    Cygwin

    Cygwin is an open source collection of tools that allows Unix or Linux applications to be compiled and run on a Windows operating system from within a Linux-like interface.  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    data integrity

    Data integrity is the assurance that digital information is uncorrupted and can only be accessed or modified by those authorized to do so. Integrity involves maintaining the consistency, accuracy and trustworthiness of data over its entire life ...  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    ISO 9000

    (For the business server line from Hewlett-Packard, see HP 9000.) ISO 9000 is a series of standards, developed and published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), that define, establish, and maintain an effective quality ...  Continue Reading

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    twisted pair

    Twisted pair is the ordinary copper wire that connects home and many business computers to the telephone company. (Continued...)  Continue Reading

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