parallel interface


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Noun1.parallel interface - an interface between a computer and a printer where the computer sends multiple bits of information to the printer simultaneouslyparallel interface - an interface between a computer and a printer where the computer sends multiple bits of information to the printer simultaneously
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)
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austriamicrosystems (SWX:AMS), a leading global designer and manufacturer of analog integrated circuits (ICs) for communication, industrial, medical and automotive applications, has expanded its high-performance ADC portfolio with the introduction of the AS1534 - a parallel interface A/D converter with extremely low power consumption.
Cox says the parallel interface was chosen because it offers the low latency and the low overhead that's needed to keep the implementation small enough to fit in standard FPGAs and ASICs.
The pin out is in the SPI-2 (SCSI Parallel Interface - 2) standard, which is available on the SCSI committee (T10) web site www.
For example, a converter may be attached to a legacy motherboard, allowing the motherboard's parallel interface to attach to serial ATA devices.

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