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hardware VPN

A hardware VPN is a virtual private network ( VPN) based on a single, stand-alone device. Read Full Definition

hardware emulation

Hardware emulation is the use of one hardware device to mimic the function of another hardware device.  Microsoft's Hyper-V includes hardware emulation because the Integration Services can only be installed on ... Read Full Definition

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open source hardware (open hardware)

Open source hardware, also called open hardware, is electronic or computer hardware built from design information that could be copyrighted or licensed but has instead been made available for public use at no ... Read Full Definition

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VM hardware version (virtual machine hardware version)

The VM hardware version (virtual machine hardware version) designates the virtual hardware functions supported by a virtual machine (VM), which relates to the hardware on the host server. Read Full Definition

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hardware vulnerability

A hardware vulnerability is an exploitable weakness in a computer system that enables attack through remote or physical access to system hardware. Read Full Definition

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hardware security

Hardware security is vulnerability protection that comes in the form of a physical device rather than software that is installed on the hardware of a computer system. The term also refers to the protection of ... Read Full Definition

commodity hardware

Commodity hardware, in an IT context, is a device or device component that is relatively inexpensive, widely available and more or less interchangeable with other hardware of its type. Read Full Definition

Open Hardware Initiative

The Open Hardware Initiative is a CERN project created to promote and support open source hardware development. Read Full Definition

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hardware clustering

Hardware clustering (sometimes called operating system clustering) is a hardware-based method of turning multiple servers into a cluster (a group of servers that acts like a single system). Read Full Definition

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Hardware as a Service (HaaS)

Hardware as a Service (HaaS) is a service provision model for hardware that is defined differently in managed services and grid computing contexts... (Continued) Read Full Definition