processing interrupt

processing interrupt

[′prä‚ses·iŋ ′int·ə‚rəpt]
(computer science)
The interruption of the batch processing mode in a real-time system when live data are entered in the system.
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The CPLD provides the interface to system devices that are needed in processing interrupt requests.
IP applications run on FC-IP without modification, enjoying Fibre Channel transfer speeds and greatly reduced processing interrupts.
If the system finds itself in the midst of processing interrupts for a series of such samples, it can disable interrupts for a few clock ticks.

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