RIFF is a file structure for multimedia resource files, it is not a file format but rather the structure that defines the class of more specific file formats, such as WAV and AVI. The RIFF format specifications were first developed by IBM and Microsoft, and published by in 1991 in “Microsoft Windows Multimedia Programmer’s Reference”. Since 1990 no new multimedia file formats have used the RIFF file structure.
- RILOE II
Short for Remote Insight Lights-Out Edition II it provides a remote management option for HP ProLiant server models without embedded Integrated Lights-Out. RILOE II provides full front-of-the-server remote control of resources located in data centers and remote sites. Using RILOE II features, an administrator can deploy, configure, monitor, update, and troubleshoot remote ProLiant servers anywhere, […]
The memory module used with RDRAM chips. It is similar to a DIMM package but uses different pin settings. Rambus trademarked the term RIMM as an entire word. It is the term used for a module using Rambus technology. It is sometimes incorrectly used as an acronym for Rambus Inline Memory Module.
(1) Pronounced rip, acronym for raster image processor. (2) Short for Routing Information Protocol. (3) See ripper.
- RIPE NCC
Short for the R��seaux IP Europ��ens Network Coordination Centre. RIPE NCC is one of four regional Internet registries that supply and administer IP addresses. Founded in 1989, RIPE NCC is a non-profit organization. RIPE NCC provides IP numbers to Europe, the Middle East and parts of Africa and Asia.
Short for Remote Installation Service, a feature of Microsoft’s Windows 2000 Server. RIS allows a network administrator to install the Windows 2000 operating system to any number of client computers simultaneously from a central location. The administrator places images, or versions, of built systems onto a central server and then downloads those images to a […]