CST8174_Lecture_19_Chipset

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Algonquin College CST8174 CST8174 Computer Technology Basics Chipset
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Thursday, May 7, 2009 11 - 2 Algonquin College CST8174 The Chipset Integral component of the motherboard, perhaps more important than the processor itself Responsible for providing numerous interfaces and services Originally designed to replace multiple chips with various functions with a single chip Defines how all the different components and busses interact
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Thursday, May 7, 2009 11 - 3 Algonquin College CST8174 The Chipset Besides the processor many other components are required to complete the system The first chipset was created by a company call Chips and Technologies They introduced a single chip that integrated all the functions for an AT system This reduced manufacturing cost and decreased the spaced consumed on the motherboard
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Thursday, May 7, 2009 11 - 4 Algonquin College CST8174 The Chipset When a new processor is available on the market a chipset needs to be created for it
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course CST CST8174 taught by Professor Matthewo'meara during the Winter '08 term at Algonquin College.

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CST8174_Lecture_19_Chipset - Algonquin College CST8174...

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