programmable device

programmable device

[prō′gram·ə·bəl di′vīs]
(computer science)
Any device whose operation is controlled by a stored program that can be changed or replaced.
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It is a programmable device that switches on lights inside and outside the house as needed.
Ethernity Networks has introduced its ENET Universal Edge Platform (UEP) network appliance, an edge-optimized low- space, low-power FPGA-based programmable device with up to 40Gbps of networking capacity and 10Gbps of IPSec security performance.
Ethernity Networks (AIM: ENET.L), a innovator of comprehensive networking and security solutions on programmable hardware, has introduced its ENET Universal Edge Platform (UEP) network appliance, an edge-optimized low-space, low-power FPGA-based programmable device with up to 40Gbps of networking capacity and 10Gbps of IPSec security performance, the company said.
Thanks to our revolutionary wireless device, we are the only neuromodulation company cleared by the FDA to help patients reduce their chronic neuropathic pain by pinpointing stimulation directly to the affected peripheral nerves with a multi-electrode programmable device, which enables ongoing MRI scans, said Stimwave Chairman and CEO Laura Tyler Perryman.
Ultimately, the designer generates a netlist/bit file and configures the hardware of the targeted All Programmable device. If the design includes a processor (for example, the Zynq SoC or a soft MPU core), the configured device is then ready for embedded-software engineers to program.
One of the critical problems with building a programmable device that can survive off ambient energy is the amount of power required for read/write operations.
But a study presented at the CHEST conference in 2014 found that an implantable, programmable device can safely deliver treprostinil to PH patients.
The programmable device, inserted just below the waistline, stored 20 doses of the drug teriparatide in pinprick-size reservoirs.
The result is a versatile, programmable device that offers much more than its name implies, enabling operations personnel to efficiently and remotely perform duties from gas meter shut off to safety monitoring.
ecobee's Smart Thermostat, a seven-day programmable device that let you easily monitor your environment even remotely.
For short-term therapy, disposable infusion devices are more cost-effective, whereas in situations in which long-term infusions are needed, purchasing a programmable device will result in cost savings.

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