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memory cache

A reserved area of RAM for staging instructions and data. See cache.
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Angara's flagship product, the Angara Data Server, is a fully relational, main-memory database that allows data access up to 20 times faster than the main memory cache of popular RDBMS database systems.
Its one chip combines a microprocessor (80386), a floating-point math coprocessor (80387), a memory cache controller (82385), and 8 kilobytes of RAM cache.
patents and certain foreign counterparts, covering technologies used in a wide variety of industries including audio/video enhancement & synchronization, broadcast data retrieval, computer memory cache coherency, credit card fraud protection, database management, data encryption & product activation, digital media transmission (DMT[R]), digital video production, dynamic manufacturing modeling, enhanced Internet navigation, image resolution enhancement, interactive data sharing, interactive television, laptop docking station connectivity, microprocessor enhancement, multi-dimensional bar codes, network data storage, resource scheduling, rotational video imaging, spreadsheet automation, user activated Internet advertising and web conferencing & collaboration software.