Also called eBay Shopping Web Services, the eBay Shopping API offers access to public read-only data such as searching for items, products, reviews, and eBay member profiles. The eBay Shopping API can be used in search tools and other buyer-focused applications.
(1) The state of a computer, usually determined by which programs are running and basic hardware and software characteristics. For example, when one speaks of running a program in a UNIX environment, it means running a program on a computer that has the UNIX operating system. One ingredient of an environment, therefore, is the operating […]
- equal error rate
(ē´kw&l er´&r rāt) (n.) Abbreviated as EER. A biometric security system predetermines the threshold values for its false acceptance rate and its false rejection rate, and when the rates are equal, the common value is referred to as the equal error rate. The value indicates that the proportion of false acceptances is equal to the […]
Abbreviated as EQ, in audio processing, equalization is the process of modifying the frequency of a sound. Equalization is most commonly used to correct signals that sound unnatural. For example, if a sound was recorded in a room that accentuates high frequencies, an equalizer can reduce those frequencies to a more normal level.
- equipment footprint
In data center terminology, the equipment footprint refers to the physical area that is occupied only by data center equipment. It would not include areas such as aisles between racks and any space left at end of equipment rows.
- erasable optical disk
A type of optical disk that can be erased and loaded with new data. In contrast, most optical disks, called CD-ROMs, are read-only.