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peripheral device

[pə′rif·ərel di‚vīs]
(computer science)
Any device connected internally or externally to a computer and used to enter or display data, such as the keyboard, mouse, monitor, scanner, and printer.

peripheral device

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offers world-class proprietary Physical Device Recognition technology that authenticates the identity of devices seeking access to networks or software, thus reducing fraudulent activity such as hacking or piracy.
Since drive image backups are copies of the actual physical disk partition and work directly with the physical device, it is not possible to selectively restore specific files or folders.
Virtual Ethernet device support so that network devices can be created inside virtual environments using designated names and hardware addresses that are different from the actual physical device.
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Attribute-based management ties to the application rather than the actual physical device.
It is becoming commonplace to find instances where server virtualization creates multiple virtual machines or partitions on a single physical device.
those architectures and products designed to emulate a physical device where the characteristics of the emulated device are mapped over another physical device.
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Consolidation also reduces facilities and device maintenance expenses through the reduction of the storage footprint and optimization of physical device usage.
A key advantage to deploying VTSDs is the ability to leverage most of the physical characteristics of the underlying physical device (which, for disk, includes higher reliability, improved throughput performance, and faster access to data).
PFS, then, presents itself to Windows 95/98/NT/2000 as a logical device with standard drive-letter access, even though PFS is not a physical device.
these physical devices must be sized by the contractor of the contract to cover the anticipated needs, under the conditions of this document, in a totally transparent manner for the cabildo de tenerife, which in no case will be the property of the same.

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