Another name for the system bus.
Short for file system check, fsck is a system utility that is used to check and repair inconsistencies in Unix and Unix-based file systems, including Linux. Fsck can be run in one of two modes: Interactive mode is where fsck scans the file system and, at each error, prompts the user to correct or continue […]
- full backup
Same as archival backup.
(adj.) Refers to the transmission of data in two directions simultaneously. For example, a telephone is a full-duplex device because both parties can talk at once. In contrast, a walkie-talkie is a half-duplex device because only one party can transmit at a time. Most modems have a switch that lets you choose between full-duplex and […]
- full retail software
Also called full retail, in software distribution it is the term used to describe a full version of a software package that is sold at online or brick-and-mortar stores. It comes factory sealed retail boxes with the software on CD or DVD, plus the software license key and manuals where provided by the software vendor. […]
- full-service provider
Abbreviated as FSP, in services and outsourcing, a full-service provider is an Application Service Provider (ASP) that specifically provides a range of Web-based information technology services to other companies. Services may include Web site development, e-mail and newsletter solutions, e-brochures, Web site management tools, and e-commerce solutions.