erasable programmable read-only memory

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Noun1.erasable programmable read-only memory - (computer science) a read-only memory chip that can be erased by ultraviolet light and programmed again with new data
fixed storage, read-only memory, read-only storage, ROM - (computer science) memory whose contents can be accessed and read but cannot be changed
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
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One way of monitoring the physical layer cabling is Connection Point Identification (CPID) technology, where an Electrically Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory (EEPROM), housed in the body of a fiber or copper connector, can allow the physical layer cabling to communicate with the management layers of the network when inserted into a CPID-enabled patch panel.
The truck headshed tells us that there have been a lot of questions from the field about the 4L80E HMMWV transmission and transmission control module (TCM) E-PROM (or erasable programmable read-only memory).
The non-linear relationship between the applied electric field and the stored charges offers interesting performance advantages, particularly over competing charge-based technologies, such as Flash and electrically erasable programmable read-only memory (EEPROM).