noun, Electricity, Electronics.
a filter that allows high-frequency electromagnetic signals to pass while rejecting or attenuating others below a specific value.
(electronics) a filter that transmits all frequencies above a specified value, substantially attenuating frequencies below this value Compare low-pass filter, band-pass filter
- High on the hog
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- High performance file system
file system (HPFS) The native file system for IBM’s OS/2. (1995-03-06)
- 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 […]