(IrDA-C, formerly IrBUS) Infrared standard from IrDA. IrDA Control is a low speed communication standard that allows cordless peripherals such as keyboards, mice, game pads, and joysticks to interact with intelligent host devices. Host devices include PCs, home appliances, game machines, and television and web set-top boxes.
IrDA Control supports data rates of 75 Kbps at up to 8 metres, and is designed to integrate with devices that use USB HID. Parts and products featuring IrDA Control are expected in 1998.
See also IrDA Data, AIR.
- Irda data
standard (IrDA-D) Infrared standards from IrDA. IrDA Data is designed for data transfer over a distance of up to 1 metre, acting as a point-to-point cable replacement. Several IrDA Data standards exist, supporting data rates from 9600 bps – 50 Mbps, namely SIR, FIR, and VFIR. See also IrDA Control, AIR. (1999-10-14)
robotics Industrial Robot DATA. A standardised robot control code. “IRDATA, Industrial Robot Data”, DIN 66313, Beuth-Verlag 1991.
ICMP Router Discovery Protocol
Information Resource Dictionary System. A set of ISO standards for CASE repositories. It governs the definition of data dictionaries to be implemented on top of relational databases (see repository, data dictionary).