(HPFS) The native file system for IBM’s OS/2.
- High performance fortran
language (HPF) A data parallel language extension to Fortran 90 which provides a portable programming interface for a wide variety of target platforms. The original HPF language specification was produced by the High Performance Fortran Forum, a broad consortium of industry and academia, which met regularly throughout 1992 and early 1993. HPF compilers are now […]
- High performance parallel interface
hardware, standard (HIPPI, previously HPPI) A connection-oriented, point-to-point networking standard using circuit-switching technology at a speed of 800 Mbits/s or 1.6 Gbits/s (simplex or full-duplex). HIPPI is often used for short distances (up to 10km depending on cable type) to connect a supercomputer to routers, frame buffers, mass-storage peripherals and other computers. HIPPI was developed […]
- High performance routing
networking (HPR) Routing designed to work in conjunction with APPN Intermediate Session Routing (ISR) network nodes. HPR nodes perform many of the same functions as ISR nodes. For example, HPR nodes use the same method of calculating routes based on the Topology Routing Service database and class of service tables. HPR nodes also supports such […]
[hahy-pitcht] /ˈhaɪˈpɪttʃt/ adjective 1. Music. played or sung at a high pitch. 2. emotionally intense: a high-pitched argument. 3. (of a roof) having an almost vertical slope; steep. adjective 1. pitched high in volume or tone See high (sense 10) 2. (of a roof) having steeply sloping sides 3. (of an argument, style, etc) lofty […]