hot swapping

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hot swapping

n
(Computer Science) computing the insertion or removal of peripheral devices, disks, etc while a computer is still running without either causing damage to the system or affecting performance
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It automatically reconfigures around individual problem cells and allows the hot-plugging of replacements all without loss of power.
Design Note: The Power Edge connectors are rated for current interruption, matching true hot-plugging requirements.