(CAM, or “associative memory”) A kind of storage device which includes comparison logic with each bit of storage. A data value is broadcast to all words of storage and compared with the values there. Words which match are flagged in some way. Subsequent operations can then work on flagged words, e.g. read them out one at a time or write to certain bit positions in all of them. A CAM can thus operate as a data parallel (SIMD) processor.
CAMs are often used in caches and memory management units.
noun 1. analysis to determine the meaning, purpose, or effect of any type of communication, as literature, newspapers, or broadcasts, by studying and evaluating the details, innuendoes, and implications of the content, recurrent themes, etc. content analysis n. Any of various techniques for classifying and studying the verbalizations of normal or psychologically impaired individuals.
- Content-based information retrieval
image, algorithm (CBIR) A general term for methods for using information stored in image archives. [Details?] [IEEE Computer, September 1995]. (1995-11-23)
- Content data model
(CDM) An SGML-based DoD specification for interactive manuals. (1995-02-15)
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