store and forward

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store and forward

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(Computer Science) to store (information) in a computer for later forward transmission through a telecommunication network
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Easy to install, the switch's advanced error checking software delivers the speed of cut-through switching with the integrity of a more conventional store-and-forward switch.
The WaveSwitch 100 is a high-performance, wire-speed, store-and-forward switch based on Plaintree-designed custom ASICs (application-specific integrated circuits).