IEEE 1394


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IEEE 1394

(computer science)
The standard for connecting storage, digital audio and video, and other peripheral devices to personal computers at data transfer rates up to 400 million bits per second. Also known as firewire.

IEEE 1394

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Nasdaq: MSFT) today announced that they have collaborated to ensure a simple and reliable connection between IEEE 1394 devices, such as digital camcorders and recordable CD drives and PCs running Microsoft(R) Windows(R) operating systems.
11 /PRNewswire/ -- Granite Microsystems, the leading engineering-based designer and manufacturer of high-speed serial bus products, today announced the introduction of its IEEE 1394 Hot-Swap, Plug-and-Play product line which will be exhibited at Fall Comdex '99 (Microsoft Pavilion booth # 019).
Commercial and industrial use of the IEEE 1394 bus is another source of possible problems.
Microsoft's support for IEEE 1394 will fundamentally integrate PCs with the multimedia capabilities of consumer and professional electronics products as well as provide a high-speed connection to worldwide communications such as the Internet," said Gary A.
The demand for 1394 technology is continuing to increase as indicated by the recent FCC mandate for IEEE 1394 in high-end set-top boxes for cable, and the High-Definition Audio Video Networking Alliance (HANA) endorsement for 1394 as a medium for high-definition content.
Both the TS-2500 and TS-2000 modules contain IEEE 1394 ports to accommodate digital electronic equipment.
Delivering MPEG-4 video over IEEE 1394 would extend the popular audio-video standard, which is now included in hundreds of models of digital TVs, DVD recorders, set top boxes, PCs, camcorders, hard disk drives, and other products.
VividLogic is committed to providing the best end-to-end Home Networking infrastructure over IEEE 1394 that delivers the highest possible value and time to market to CE manufacturers.
This IP licensing agreement gives further proof of the leadership status of Wipro's IEEE 1394 IP program.
The PAL permits IEEE 1394 devices and protocols to be used in a wireless environment at speeds up to 480 megabits per second, while allowing compatibility with existing wired 1394 devices.
The 1394 Trade Association today approved the new Protocol Adaptation Layer (PAL) for IEEE 1394 over IEEE 802.