CMOS memory


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CMOS memory

(1) A small, battery-backed memory bank in a computer that holds configuration settings. See BIOS setup.

(2) Memory made of CMOS. See CMOS.
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There are seven bytes (or registers) of this CMOS memory allocated to store the time and date information, and in most PCs, six of these are updated directly by the RTC.
Instead of storing fingerprint templates or other authorization matching data in CMOS memory, matching data is stored in special non-volatile protected storage memory.
MyPics which can format the C: and D: drives when the computer is restarted in the new millennium and corrupt the computer's CMOS memory.
3862 virus, on December 29, 1999, will erase the CMOS memory, overwrite data in all files on all available drives, and then destroy the Flash BIOS by using the same routine that was found in the Win95.
The HP 4072A's Flash memory cell-testing features particularly will benefit CMOS memory manufacturers using embedded Flash in system-on-a-chip (SOC) devices.
Cambex Corporation (OTC BB:CBEX) announced today the immediate availability of its STOR/9600 CMOS memory allowing users to cost effectively upgrade the central and expanded memory storage in their IBM 9672 CMOS mainframes and IBM Multiprise 2000 servers.
Cambex STOR/9600 CMOS memory is compatible with all IBM 9672 R2, R3, R4 and R5 models and IBM Multiprise 2000 servers.
The TeamPoS 5000 is battery backed-up for PC functions and 32KB of CMOS memory is standard.
The TeamPoS 4000 comes standard with 32KB CMOS memory and battery backup for PC functions is an available option.
The TeamPoS 4000 comes standard with 32KB CMOS memory, and battery backup for PC functions is an available option.
The embedded features of the VNS-486 include non-volatile backup of CMOS memory, a watchdog timer, power management, and extended environmental specifications.
A leader in CMOS memory, gate array and customer structured array ASIC products, the company's product lines also include speech synthesis, microcontrollers, and RF communications devices for wireless and fiber optic applications.