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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Standouts include AdMobilize, Hyp3r, Emerge and HotSwitch.
The 40683 uses solid-state relays rated to 100 V with 125-mA hotswitch capability.
This new family of HotSwitch products combines the benefits of flow-through architecture for ease of layout, near-zero propagation delay, and flat ON resistance characteristics over the entire input voltage range, without compromising signal quality.