device address


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device address

[di′vīs ə′dres]
(computer science)
The binary code which corresponds to a unique device, referred to when selecting this specific device.
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Backoff time value Device Address Allocation Requested bandwidth 1 #AAAA Allocated 2 #BBBB Allocated 3 #CCCC Allocated 4 -- Free : : : n -- Free Table 2.
Microsoft is also using Internet standards for device numbering and device address look-up - both of which are key to devices for finding each other (JINI uses a Java proprietary look-up service known as Javaspace).
Typically, every device address is known to the operating system either by assignment or predefinition.
One of the SCSI cards had to be set to a device address different from the default of 300 in order to avoid a conflict with the other.
Either names or IDs can be used in this address, but the device address needs to direct a message to one and only one device in the system, and the object address directs the message to only one object within that device.
The feature allows either import contacts from the device Address Book via several import options, or enters contacts manually.
Each frame can contain bits for clock synchronization, data type identifier, device address, data payload, and an end-of-packet sequence.
The DevAddr field(s) reports the device address that was seen in each occupied slot.
The right kind of controller technology matched to drive subsystem design eliminates the problem, presenting a persistent device address even when drives are changed.
Overhead required for a poll includes information on the start of text, an identifying slave device address, the data itself, an end-of/text identifier and a check-sum value.
Advanced security and device management features include Domain Network Authentication, Local User Management, Remote Administration, Local Device Address Book (LDAP), and a built-in auditing and auto document Erasure.