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SCSI

 (skŭz′ē)
n.
A small computer system interface used for connecting peripheral devices, such as external disk drives and scanners, as used on personal computers.

[s(mall) c(omputer) s(ystem) i(nterface).]

SCSI

(ˈskʌzɪ)
n
(Computer Science) Small Computer Systems Interface: a system for connecting a computer to peripheral devices

SCSI

(ˈskʌz i)
n.
a standard for computer interface ports featuring faster data transmission and greater flexibility than normal ports.
[1985–90; s(mall) c(omputer) s(ystem) i(nterface)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.SCSI - interface consisting of a standard port between a computer and its peripherals that is used in some computersSCSI - interface consisting of a standard port between a computer and its peripherals that is used in some computers
interface, port - (computer science) computer circuit consisting of the hardware and associated circuitry that links one device with another (especially a computer and a hard disk drive or other peripherals)
Translations

SCSI

[ˈskʌzɪ] N ABBR (Comput) =small computer systems interfaceSCSI m or f controlador de dispositivos de entrada y salida de alta velocidad de transferencia

SCSI

[ˈskʌzi] (=small computer systems interface)
n abbrSCSI m
modif abbr [card, interface] → SCSI

SCSI

(Comput) abbr of Small Computer Systems InterfaceSCSI
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Multiple SCSI host adapter cards can be added to a PC, limited only by the number of available expansion slots in it.
has released a new 16-Bit Plug and Play SCSI host adapter for the ISA bus, the RT1600E.
the ATTO ExpressPCI UL5D Low-Profile SCSI host adapter is ideal for integration into enclosures where space is at a premium.
The AHA-2940W is a Wide (16-bit), single ended SCSI host adapter so you can connect Ultra2 SCSI, Ultral6O SCSI, or Ultra320 SCSI multimode devices to it.
Steve Bierwirth, Rancho's sales manager, said, "The addition of the new 16-Bit SCSI host adapter integrates new condensed technology into the Rancho SCSI host adapter line.
Likewise, the MediaVault SCSI U320R, RX and S models, combined with the ATTO ExpressPCI UL5D dual channel SCSI host adapter, delivers data rates greater than 310MB/s in the same application.
Q: Does a differential SCSI host adapter support the ANSI SCSI standard?
a supplier of SCSI products, has announced its new All-In-One SCSI Host Adapter Kit.
If you have a narrow SCSI host adapter (8-bit, with 50-pin SCSI connector) you can connect up to eight devices.
All models come complete with a SCSI host adapter, SCSI cable, SCSI terminator, backup software and one piece of ProData Rewritable media.
Q: Would a device with an Ultral60 SCSI interface be compatible with a Wide Ultra SCSI host adapter card?