|Author: Gabriel Torres||
Last Updated: October 19, 2005|
Programmed Input/Output or Processor I/O
PIO is the name given when the system CPU is used to transfer data between the hard disk drive and the RAM memory. On a technique called bus mastering the hard disk drive transfers data directly to the RAM memory, without using the system CPU, thus increasing the system performance.
Read BMIDE for further information.
|Print Version | Send to Friend |
Bookmark this Term|
There are 369 terms in our database.
May 26, 2015 - 4:27 AM
May 18, 2015 - 3:45 AM
May 7, 2015 - 3:15 AM
April 28, 2015 - 2:55 AM
April 27, 2015 - 2:40 AM
April 22, 2015 - 4:00 AM
April 6, 2015 - 2:50 AM
March 31, 2015 - 2:47 AM
March 25, 2015 - 3:15 AM
March 9, 2015 - 2:46 AM