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addressable

[ə′dres·ə·bəl]
(computer science)
Capable of being located by a computer through an addressing technique.

addressable

Reachable. When something is addressable, it can be accessed and manipulated independently of its surroundings. For example, screen pixels and RAM (memory) are addressable. Each of the screen's picture elements can be individually adjusted, and each of the memory bytes can be written and read independently of the rest.
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com/inprint for Mark Leckey's artist project "The Universal Addressability of Dumb Things" (September 2010).
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Addressability -- The advertiser can direct messages to subsets of the audience; the audience can be selective of the content and commercial messages it receives.
E-MON, recently made available two communications options for its Pro-MON Load Profiling Meter: Ethernet/IP addressability and Modbus RTU protocol compatibility.
The standard defines a device-level enterprise storage interface incorporating the SCSI protocol, serial point-to-point interconnections, dual porting, increased addressability and the ability to scale to small form factors.
This addressability feature allows a cable operator to prevent theft of services before it even gets started," Diefes explained.
Each chassis has its own controller card and display providing hard and soft front-panel addressability.
Digital television will open many new forms of video services, but it is video compression that will allow the practical use of addressability (interactive TV), HDTV, video on demand and the creation of new ancillary markets (i.
By further damaging the end-to-end addressability paradigm inherent in the Internet Protocol, CGN slows innovation, breaks certain applications (and makes others needlessly complex) and can increase communications latency.
The OCTEON TX expands the addressability of Cavium's embedded products into control plane application areas within enterprise, service provider, data center networking and storage that need support of extensive software ecosystem and virtualization features.
The company said wireless sensor network technologies have evolved beyond mesh networking to IP addressability, cloud system integration and low power wide area networks (LPWANs).