smart cable

smart cable

A cable with a built-in microprocessor used to connect two devices. It analyzes incoming signals and converts them from one protocol to another.
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Smart cable networks must continue to work in partnership with producers rather than alienate them by demanding free rights they really don't want and won't ever properly exploit.
The collaborative approach being taken by Narec and the support provided by the ERDF, will enable us to accelerate developments in smart cable technology that will benefit the industry and the region.
In the second scheme, Tecnalia will work with PDL Solutions and JDR Cable Systems on the design and development of smart cable technology.
The SMART cable from an Economic Officer with a spreadsheet and a graph will be immediately disseminated and available to all other SMART users through a search of the Archive.
The eXport solution helps enhance passengers' in-flight entertainment experience by integrating iPod personal portable players with Panasonic's eX2 IFEC system using an eXport Smart Cable.
Called the smart cable, the unit has been installed on 400 coalition aircraft, according to officials.
a Santa Clara, CA, company specializing in minimally invasive medical device connector technology, unveiled a new smart cable connector.
This company has integrated its Smart Block connector interface technology into its Smart Cable connections designed specifically for minimally invasive surgical and diagnostic instruments and hand pieces.
Used with an IEEE1394b PHY, the OXFW912 provides a two-chip system for smart cable or tailgate interfaces used in removable media drives, CF card readers, CD, DVD and hard disk drives.
Smart cable technology will be used on the longer, heavier trains to combine 9E electric and diesel locomotives in one
The USB Smart Cable (included in the Mini-Z ZPAN SSR Kit) can be attached thereby giving the user full control over the ZNEO chip, including interactive debugging sessions.