backwards-compatible


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Related to backwards-compatible: Downward compatibility, Forward compatibility
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backwards-compatible

adj (Comput, Hi-Fi etc) → abwärtskompatibel (with mit)
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Each update is backwards-compatible and will view previously developed IETMs.
The LTO Ultrium format generation 4 provides for drives with backwards-compatible read-and-write capability with the Ultrium format generation 3 cartridges, and backward read capabilities with Generation 2 cartridges, helping to protect the investment customers have made in LTO technology.
The "M-Card" will operate in a backwards-compatible, single-stream manner when paired with a single-stream device (for example, in a UDCP); or in a multi-stream manner when paired with a multi-stream device.
Airgo supports the draft proposal, although the MIMO feature in new equipment using "draft-compliant" chips will not be backwards-compatible with its earlier products.
This quality transformation is device-agnostic and thus backwards-compatible with existing handsets in the market, giving operators the ability to immediately raise image quality, increase customer satisfaction, and drive higher wireless imaging revenues.
The LTO Ultrium format generation 3 drives also offer backwards-compatible read-and-write capability with the Ultrium format generation 2 cartridges and backward read capability with generation 1 cartridges, helping to protect the investment customers have made in LTO technology.