Extensible Firmware Interface


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Extensible Firmware Interface

(specification)
(EFI) A specification originating from Intel Corporation, defining the interface between an operating system and platform firmware, and aiming to reduce OS dependence on details of the firmware implementation.

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In its research, Duo Security looked at the versions of a type of software known as the extensible firmware interface (EFI) on a large population of Apple Mac computers currently in use.
At SoftIron selected ASSET s SourcePoint, the development unit chose ASSET s SourcePoint debugge as it provides developers visibility into code execution from the point where the system is reset through the execution of the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI).
The Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) Forum has expanded UEFI technology into a variety of non-traditional industry sectors.
As a security measure, Windows 8 uses the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) instead of the older BIOS software that earlier PCs used to control basic system functions.
Software developer of data backup, disaster recovery and data migration solutions, Paragon Software Group (PSG), on Tuesday announced a new application designed to manage, backup and restore data on Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI)-based computers and servers called Paragon uEFI iSCSI Target.
lt;p>The HS22 uses unified extensible firmware interface (UEFI) instead of BIOS.
Numerous bug fixes will be incorporated including a revised desktop search function, faster shutdown speeds and file transfers, more secure BitLocker Drive Encryption and Extensible Firmware Interface (EFI) support for x64-based machines.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Insyde Software, an Intel Capital portfolio company and leading provider of Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) BIOS, today announced an agreement with Intel's Client Board Division (ICBD) for joint BIOS development.
This feature is known as Secure Boot and is based on the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI)-the modern BIOS.
Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) BIOS provider Insyde Software announced on Tuesday the expansion of its Ultrabook Enabling Center (UEC).
SAN FRANCISCO -- Insyde Software, an Intel Capital portfolio company and leading provider of Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) BIOS, announced today a collaborative working engagement with Intel's Datacenter and Connected Systems Group, including the placement of permanent highly skilled engineering resources at Intel's DuPont, WA based server lab.
Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) firmware provider Insyde Software announced on Tuesday the availability of its InsydeH2O UEFI firmware for the new Intel (Nasdaq:INTC) Atom processor Z670 and the Intel SM35 Express chipset.

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