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Exam 2 Review - Technology Focus—Itanium2 Memory Cache Secondary Storage Caches Processing Parallelism Multicore Processors Multi CPU

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Ch 5 Storage Device Characteristics Speed Volatility Access Method Serial Access Random Access Parallel Access Portability Cost and Capacity Memory-Storage Hierarchy Primary Storage Devices Storing Electrical Signals Random Access Memory Nonvolatile Memory Memory Packaging CPU Memory Access Physical Memory Organization Memory Allocation and Addressing Magnetic Storage Magnetic Decay and Leakage Areal Density
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Media Integrity Magnetic Tape Technology Focus – Magnetic Tape Formats and Standards Magnetic Disk Technology Focus – Pocket-Size Data Storage Optical Mass Storage Devices CD-ROM CD-R Magneto-Optical Phase-Change Optical Discs DVD Ch 6 System Bus Bus Clock and Data Transfer Rate Bus Protocol Logical and Physical Access Device Controllers Mainframe Channels Technology Focus—SCSI
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Interrupt Processing Interrupt Handlers Multiple Interrupts Stack Processing Performance Effects Buffers and Caches Buffers Diminishing Returns Cache Primary Storage Caches
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Unformatted text preview: Technology Focus—Itanium2 Memory Cache Secondary Storage Caches Processing Parallelism Multicore Processors Multi- CPU Architecture Scaling Up and Scaling Out High-Performance Clustering Compression Technology Focus—MPEG and MP3 Ch 7 Basic Concepts of Print and Display Matrix-Oriented Image Composition Image Storage Requirements Image Description Languages Technology Focus – Adobe Postscript and Portable Document Format Video Display Character-Oriented Video Display Terminals Video Controllers Video Monitors Printers Inkjet Printers Printer Communication Laser Printers Plotters Manual Input Devices Keyboards Pointing Devices Optical Input Devices Mark Sensors and Bar-Code Scanners Optical Scanners Digital Cameras Portable Data Capture Devices Audio I/O Devices Speech Recognition Speech Generation General-Purpose Audio Hardware...
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This note was uploaded on 08/28/2011 for the course IS 310 taught by Professor Redding,t during the Fall '08 term at UMBC.

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Exam 2 Review - Technology Focus—Itanium2 Memory Cache Secondary Storage Caches Processing Parallelism Multicore Processors Multi CPU

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