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data switch

[′dad·ə ‚swich]
(computer science)
A manual or automatic device that connects data-processing machines to one another.

data switch

A switch box that routes an input signal to an output line; for example, to connect two computers to one printer. Manual data switches have dials or buttons. Automatic switches test for signals on the input lines and provide first-come, first-served switching. See HDMI switch and A/B box.
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He noted that Data Switch established a joint sales, marketing, and technology-sharing agreement with LANNET, Inc.
Lifka, chairman, president, and CEO, said, "With a large installed base of loyal, blue-chip customers and new products addressing our customers' evolving data center networking requirements, Data Switch has the foundation for strong, profitable, and steady growth.
Stashower, executive vice president & chief financial officer of Data Switch, 203-926-1801; or Neil Berkman of Neil Berkman Associates, 310-277-5162/
Our industry has been shifting rapidly, and Data Switch needs to be even more agile in its response to our markets.
Bachmann, director - corporate communications of Data Switch, 203-926-1801/
Bachmann, director-corporate communications of Data Switch, 203-925-7542; or Neil G.
27 /PRNewswire/ -- Data Switch Corporation (NASDAQ-NMS: DASW) today announced that its Fiber Management System (FMS) had been selected by Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) as part of HDS's new program to support customers who are migrating to fiber-optic data centers.