The Hyper CD-ROM is a tri-dimensional multilayer optical memory, based on the phenomenon of controlled extinction of the fluorescence. The Hyper CD-ROM allows the recording of information inside the a glass disk using laser beams. The glass disk has a storing capacity of over 10,000 Gigabytes (GB) of memory. The Hyper CD-ROM was invented by Romanian scientist Dr. Eugen Pavel. [Adapted from The Hyper CD-ROM Web site]
A technology developed by Intel that enables multithreaded software applications to execute threads in parallel on a single multi-core processor instead of processing threads in a linear fashion. Older systems took advantage of dual-processing threading in software by splitting instructions into multiple streams so that more than one processor could act upon them at once.
Codenamed “Viridian” but given the the formal name of Hyper-V, it is a hypervisor-based Windows Server virtualization platform that is included as a role of Windows Server 2008. Hyper-V enables you to consolidate workloads onto a single physical server using a broad range of services ranging from resource-intensive services like Microsoft SQL Server to third-party […]
Short for Hertz, a unit of frequency of electrical vibrations equal to one cycle per second. The Hertz is named after Heinrich Hertz, who first detected electromagnetic waves.
(v) 1. To write program code. 2. To modify a program, often in an unauthorized manner, by changing the code itself. (n) 1. Code that is written to provide extra functionality to an existing program. 2. An inelegant and usually temporary solution to a problem.
- hack tool
A term used by the Symantec Security Response Center to describe tools that are used by a hacker (or unauthorized user) to attack, gain unwelcome access to or perform identification of your computer. Hack tools also generally attempt to gain information on or access hosts or bypass obvious security mechanisms inherent to the system it […]