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ide

(aɪd)
n
(Animals) another name for the silver orfe. See orfe
[C19: from New Latin idus, from Swedish id]
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-ide

or -id

a suffix used in the names of chemical compounds.

IDE

intact dilatation and extraction.

IDE

Integrated Drive Electronics: a standard for computer interface ports that allows the disk controller of an IDE-compatible hard drive or CD-ROM drive to be integrated into the disk itself. Compare EIDE, SCSI.
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“Integrated with the CEB94000 carrier board, the CEM841 offers eight USB 2.0 ports, one Gigabit LAN, one LPC and one IDE interface for rich I/O capabilities.” The outstanding 7th Generation Intel[R] HD graphics engine allows the CEM841 to deliver full HD images and faster video conversion for portable media players and online sharing.”
The SBC includes a Silicon Motion SM712 GPU, SVGA video routed to J5, 2 SATA ports, four COM ports, IDE interface, PS/2 mouse and keyboard, CompactFlash site supporting up to 32-GB nonvolatile memory, and two PMC mezzanine card interfaces.
The actual process can take up to an hour depending on the complexity of the label you're burning and Asus supplies one LightScribe ready disc to get you started.As it's a modern optical drive, the Asus uses the Serial ATA (SATA) interface rather than the older IDE interface. As the drive is also quiet, it's also a good choice for use in a media centre PC.
Additionally, the ST18 Series drives will support the IDE interface used in many current handheld devices.
The kit also supports internal storage devices, such as hard drives, via the EZ-Host controller's on-chip IDE interface.
A CompactFlash socket with a standard IDE interface is also included on-board.
In fact, I don't know if you know this but Western Digital helped develop the IDE interface. So it was Western Digital, CDC, and Compaq.
Complementing the new board's functionality are extensions to the existing serial and Ethernet capabilities (6 and 2 ports respectively), an SVGA graphics interface, two USB ports, a 16-bit digital I/O and an IDE interface. OS support includes Radstone's standard BSP/ESP for VxWorks and LynxOS, plus a port for Integrity, a programme provided by Green Hills Software.
An enhanced IDE interface eliminates the need to spend extra money on a SCSI card.
Acer's Windows terminals will boot and run Windows CE from the Millennium chip, enabling Acer to eliminate the IDE interface and reduce costs.