hot swapping


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hot swapping

(hardware)
The connection and disconnection of peripherals or other components without interrupting system operation. This facility may have design implications for both hardware and software.

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Hot swapping -- switching from software simulation to accelerated simulation and emulation -- gives designers the flexibility to debug their designs in a familiar software debugging environment while taking advantage of acceleration and emulation performance.
It incorporates the high-speed IEEE 1394 interface, which supports hot swapping and plug-n-play for effortless installation and portability between systems.
The 104 CTEL backplane features a 12-layer stripline design with integrated hot swapping capability.
1 compliant hot swapping of I/O, a hot swap cooling system, AC or DC power supplies, and regular PICMG 2.
MCG and Lynx are showing the first real-time system to implement hot swapping and switchover of CompactPCI Processor cards.
Motorola Computer Group and Lynx are proud to be showing the first real-time system to implement Hot Swapping and failover of CompactPCI Processor cards.
A leader in this technology, KSA has produced an innovative solution for CompactPCI in the form of computer models, electronic circuitry and software that enable hot swapping.