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CISC

(sɪsk)
n.
complex instruction set computer: a computer whose central processing unit recognizes a relatively large number of instructions.
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Noun1.CISC - an agency of the Canadian government that unifies the intelligence units of Canadian law enforcement agencies
international intelligence agency - an intelligence agency outside the United States
Canada - a nation in northern North America; the French were the first Europeans to settle in mainland Canada; "the border between the United States and Canada is the longest unguarded border in the world"
2.CISC - (computer science) a kind of computer architecture that has a large number of instructions hard coded into the CPU chip
computer architecture, architecture - (computer science) the structure and organization of a computer's hardware or system software; "the architecture of a computer's system software"
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
reduced instruction set computer, reduced instruction set computing, RISC - (computer science) a kind of computer architecture that has a relatively small set of computer instructions that it can perform
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The RXv2 core is backward compatible with the Renesas RXv1 CPU core employed in the existing RX family of 32-bit CISC (Complex Instruction Set Computer) microcontrollers (MCUs).
The CISC is hosted by the China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association, and co-hosted by the China General Chamber of Commerce, the China Chamber of Commerce of Metal, Minerals & Chemicals Importers & Exporters, the Gems & Jewelry Trade Association of China, and the Silver Institute.
With the launch of the RX Family, Renesas aims to take advantage of the high growth 32-bit application space by providing a scalable CISC architecture.
Getting an endorsement like the CISC grant confirms my assessment," stated Tom Bowden.
today announced that it has completed the design of an innovative new CISC(1) (Complex Instruction Set Computer) CPU architecture that will deliver unmatched capabilities in code efficiency, processing performance, and power consumption for a future generation of Renesas' CISC microcontrollers (MCUs).
has a long history of providing financial counseling and investment services to consumers and small businesses," said Peter Wall, Senior Vice President, CISC.
26 in Seattle, Sony CISC was recognized for its proactive approach in recruiting people with disabilities, accommodating those employees with special needs through adjustments in its facilities and creating flexible work schedules.
International Meta Systems is a developer of high-performance, low- power microprocessors, and a leader in the technology of hardware emulation of RISC microprocessors of the 486 and other CISC microprocessors.
Green Hills Software's engineering services provide semiconductor manufacturers with compilers, MULTI IDE, INTEGRITY RTOS and advanced development tools support for both old and new CISC, RISC, and DSP architectures, as well as application porting to INTEGRITY and application performance tuning.
The 68040 is an unrivaled CISC architecture for price/performance computing," said Jack W.
The R4400 allows high-performance, low-cost system designs optimized for the personal computer marketplace and is expected to substantially exceed the performance of the PC industry's next-generation CISC microprocessor.
The ODC offers inexpensive design kits that allow PC manufactures to replace their Intel-compatible CISC processors with 64-bit MIPS RISC processor technology, enabling them to offer computing power and functionality that far exceed tradition Intel-based PCs.