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hot swapping

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(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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Introduction to ADI's Hotswap Controllers and how they meet the challenging requirements of today's high power systems, from system and component protection, to high accuracy power telemetry.
Hotswap mode minimizes the load current surge that occurs when the load is switched with the supply on.
Anton/Bauer's HotSwap systems enable hospitals to power mobile workstations without downtime while ensuring 100 percent mobility.
IBM is planning to roll out its blade servers with internal IDDE storage, and will support SCSI HotSwap drives as an option.
ControlWave's design includes 19" rack or panel-mount capability, wide temperature operation from -40 to +70 C, I/O isolation from power supply, and hotswap I/O replacement.
The 3,000 VA UPS delivers 2,700 watts, and includes both hotswap batteries and electronics.
This hotswap capability, a design feature that allows a drive to be removed or replaced without requiring the host to be powered down, and an available backplane kit facilitate the economical construction of hotswap towers.
5* Hotswap Sas/Sata )Pen Bay, Multi Burner 2x550 W Redundant High Efficiency Natinum Ac Power Key Board, Dvd Writer, Mouse, 18.
Using this semicloud model now HOTSwap enable customers to come out of constrains like bandwidth dependability, data privacy and security, huge investment in software and hardware.
The server is based on the Intel Xeon processor and also features six hotswap hard drive bays as well as five PCI expansion slots.