A Sysplex that uses one or more coupling facilities.
noun 1. See under (def 16). [par-uh-lel, -luh l] /ˈpær əˌlɛl, -ləl/ adjective 1. extending in the same direction, equidistant at all points, and never converging or diverging: parallel rows of trees. 2. having the same direction, course, nature, or tendency; corresponding; similar; analogous: Canada and the U.S. have many parallel economic interests. 3. Geometry. […]
- Parallel turn
noun 1. (skiing) a turn, executed by shifting one’s weight, in which the skis stay parallel noun in skiing, a turn in which the skis are kept parallel to each other
[par-uh-lel-veynd, -luh l-] /ˈpær əˌlɛlˈveɪnd, -ləl-/ adjective, Botany. 1. having closely spaced longitudinal , as the leaves of most monocotyledonous plants.
- Parallel virtual machine
parallel, networking, tool (PVM) 1. A software system designed to allow a network of heterogeneous machines to be used as a single distributed parallel processor. PVM was developed by the University of Tennessee, The Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the Emory University. (http://epm.ornl.gov/pvm/). Usenet newsgroup: news:comp.parallel.pvm. 2. The intermediate language used by the Gambit compiler […]