host-centric

host-centric

Designed to run only in a centralized host computer rather than in a client/server-oriented LAN. See client/server, LAN-centric and server-centric.
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OneCommand Vision now adds a portfolio of options to meet the diverse needs of customers and also extends support to include host-centric and SAN-attached storage connected via iSCSI, Direct Attached Storage (DAS) and Logical Volumes presented to servers.
PCIe is a host-centric standard, designed to connect a processor to many I/O devices.
For Remote I/O, only the I/O subsystem carries forward the host-centric PCI architecture.
What they propose and what is getting Gates so excited is a new host-centric approach to containment, known in the industry as Vigilante.
Currently, CGU's network is evolving from a host-centric, point-to-point network to a host and server mixture with virtual circuits that can manage numerous value-add applications essential for conducting business.
Jacada claims its software enables businesses to leverage their existing host-centric applications for use in conducting business over the internet.
Perhaps with all the fundamental change in the business models of healthcare, now would be a good time to hold at least one variable constant: Keep our systems in comfortable host-centric (whether mainframe or UNIX-based) settings.
These feature-rich switches offer the industry's lowest latency at 150ns and highest performance via its non-blocking architecture, and are capable of supporting host-centric as well as true peer-to-peer traffic.
VersaPath enables businesses to access existing host-centric applications to securely conduct business transactions over Internet Protocol (IP).
I am going to use the broadest definition of legacy applications - that is, all software already in production, including host-centric, client/server, and standalone desktop applications.
Utilizing the joint Blue Coat and Lancope solution, Concord Hospital has implemented an application and host-centric view of the network that provides the intelligence to improve application performance and secure the network.
develops, markets, and supports a family of e-business infrastructure solutions that enable businesses to utilize their existing host-centric software applications to conduct business over the Internet.