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SCSI

 (skŭz′ē)
n.
A small computer system interface used for connecting peripheral devices, such as external disk drives and scanners, as used on personal computers.

[s(mall) c(omputer) s(ystem) i(nterface).]

SCSI

(ˈskʌzɪ)
n
(Computer Science) Small Computer Systems Interface: a system for connecting a computer to peripheral devices

SCSI

(ˈskʌz i)
n.
a standard for computer interface ports featuring faster data transmission and greater flexibility than normal ports.
[1985–90; s(mall) c(omputer) s(ystem) i(nterface)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.SCSI - interface consisting of a standard port between a computer and its peripherals that is used in some computersSCSI - interface consisting of a standard port between a computer and its peripherals that is used in some computers
interface, port - (computer science) computer circuit consisting of the hardware and associated circuitry that links one device with another (especially a computer and a hard disk drive or other peripherals)
Translations

SCSI

[ˈskʌzɪ] N ABBR (Comput) =small computer systems interfaceSCSI m or f controlador de dispositivos de entrada y salida de alta velocidad de transferencia

SCSI

[ˈskʌzi] (=small computer systems interface)
n abbrSCSI m
modif abbr [card, interface] → SCSI

SCSI

(Comput) abbr of Small Computer Systems InterfaceSCSI
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Serial Attached SCSI, the successor technology to the parallel SCSI interface, leverages proven SCSI functionality and promises to greatly build on the existing capabilities of the enterprise storage connection.
A LVD SCSI interface allows customers to easily connect to Gateway's rack-mounted 955, 975 or 995 servers.
Users of the original SCSI interface had reported interconnect problems.
The Pantera Server's disk drive subsystem is based on the PCI Local Bus architecture and Adaptec Corporation's (Nasdaq: ADPT) high speed AHA-2940 PCI-to-Fast SCSI interface which includes a a new 10MIPS (millions of instructions per second) PhaseEngine RISC (reduced instruction set) microprocessor supporting transfer rates of up to 133 MB/second across the PCI local bus.
Since an audio CD player has no SCSI interface, you can't hook it up to a personal computer.
Unfortunately, many of these existing applications, either tape or hard drive, were designed with the narrow SCSI interface which is no longer supported by new storage media product offerings.
The SCSI interface offers stability, ease of connectivity, a large installed base, and a 20-year history of full backward compatibility.
4 mm in height, the Winstation drive uses familiar ZIP 100 mb and 250 mb Iomega diskettes while incorporating the SCSI interface for use in a multitude of industry applications that require the advanced technology.
The SCSI interface provides a SCSI-3 Fast/Wide connector and supports advanced features including tagged queuing, support for up to 15 targets, SCSI-2 messaging, and initiator and target modes.
SAS is the next generation SCSI interface that delivers significant improvements in scalability, performance, reliability, and flexibility over parallel SCSI by leveraging a serial architecture for data transport.
The systems also provide the customer the opportunity to support the SCSI interface with the addition of one plug-in chip on the system motherboard.
The Snap-In SATA Mobile Rack can then be interfaced into any computer via the IDE, USB, or SCSI interface.