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front-end

[¦frənt ′end]
(computer science)
Of a minicomputer, under programmed instructions, performing data transfers and control operations to relieve a larger computer of these routines.
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The increasing complexity of cellular front-ends in multiband, multimode 3G handsets is driving customer requirements for platform flexibility and energy conservation in 3G handset designs.
Cheetah and Jaguar provide robust, high-performance, easy-to-integrate Verilog and VHDL front-ends for EDA products.
Vaillant Group Honored with Award for Best Financial Controlling Project in the SAP Environment, with dynaSight Providing a Customized, Front-End Management Reporting System Delivering Superior Ease of Use and International Functionality
The new Fiery server provides the familiar operator interface for customers who favor Fiery front-ends and want the industry's most advanced digital press.
The mature SiGe 5HP process, developed by IBM(R), was chosen for the RF2461 because the technology offers a significant advantage over other silicon processes for receiver front-ends -- offering a reduced noise figure and increased linearity, especially at cellular and PCS frequencies.
With these front-end hardware options, engineers can test integrated circuits (ICs) used in applications, such as flat-panel displays and multimedia peripheral links, at low voltages and at speeds up to 660MHz.
New Front-End to Iris Realist and SmartJet Printers.
The company also announced a new product: Visual dBASE Client/Server, which is targeted specifically to developers of front-end applications for corporate database servers.
In this model, data writes quickly into the front-end disk cache and later writes to the back-end tape pool without impacting applications or backup performance.
Cheetah and Jaguar provides a robust, high performance and easy to integrate Verilog and VHDL front-end for EDA products.
Cheetah provides a robust, high performance, and easy to integrate Verilog front-end for EDA products.