EPOC


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Wikipedia.
Related to EPOC: epoch, Excess post-exercise oxygen consumption

EPOC

An operating system developed in the late 1980s for PDAs from London-based Psion. Supporting Java applications, e-mail, fax, infrared exchange and data synchronization with PCs, EPOC included a suite of PIM and productivity applications. It was later rebranded Symbian OS (see Symbian). See also epoch.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Indeed, according to Symbian's executive vice president of technical consulting, David Wood, the "latest EPOC technology provides improved functionality, stronger support and even better tools.
In addition to these detections, the Emotiv EPOC incorporates a gyroscope, which enables the camera or cursor to be controlled by head motions.
Among the 342 eligible patients treated in the EPOC study, perioperative FOLFOX4 chemotherapy and surgery significantly improved PFS by 8.
Peter Richardson, principal analyst for mobile communications at Dataquest, expects that the Panasonic-branded EPOC devices will continue to be extremely successful.
Chris Sleat, Founder and CEO of Realinterface adds, "Our client-ready InClinix software complements PTS' EPOC technology to provide clinical researchers with automatic patient identification and expert screening without changing their practice or clinical behavior.
Nichols, Director of Clinical Chemistry at Baystate Medical Center, a 700-bed hospital in Massachusetts, has performed clinical evaluations of the EPOC system and had the following comments, "This is the first handheld wireless blood gas and electrolyte analyzer to be introduced into the point of care testing market.
On Tuesday the Nihon Keizai Shimbun reported Sony would use EPOC in a new wireless internet device.
EPOC technology is ideally suited to maximize the memory capacity of today's PC133 and DDR based systems, as well as those in development by OEMs and system builders.
Purple Software Ltd, fresh from scoring $816,000 in institutional funding, is looking to capitalize on the buzz surrounding the wireless operating system championed by Symbian Consortium, by becoming what its chairman calls a "general EPOC development resource.
Sony Corp is going to build a wireless device using Symbian Plc's EPOC operating system according to the Nihon Keizai Shimbun.
F-Secure Corporation (HEX: FSC), a world leader in wireless security technology, today announced F-Secure AntiVirus for EPOC, the world's first anti-virus product for the Symbian EPOC platform.