A disk caching system provided by Microsoft with later versions of DOS and used with Windows 3.1. Disk caching provides faster access to data on a hard disk. Smartdrive allows you to monitor how the cache is used and change the cache size to optimize performance.
Starting with Windows 95, Smartdrive was replaced by a disk caching system called VCACHE.
The term SmitFraud is used to describe a type of spyware that tricks users into purchasing fake antispyware and antivirus programs. SmitFraud is a Trojan that is most commonly distributed through fake codec downloads. When attempting to play a video, for example, a user may be warned that a codec, such as VideoKeyCodec or BrainCodec, […]
Short for Simple Network Time Protocol, a simplified version of NTP. SNTP can be used when the ultimate performance of the full NTP implementation described in RFC 1305 is not needed or justified.
- Standard Input Format
Abbreviated as SIF, the Standard Input Format is a video format specified by the MPEG committee that was designed for the transmission and storage of digital video. The SIF format specifies resolutions of the following: NTSC (525/59.94 SIF Format) is 352×240 x29.97fps PAL (625/50 SIF format) is 352×288 x25.00fps
- Standard Operating Environment
Abbreviated as SOE, Standard Operating Environment is a specification for a using a standard architecture and applications within an organization. There is no industry-wide SOE standardization, however organizations would usually deploy standard disks, operating systems, computer hardware (with the same configurations), and standard applications and software throughout their own organization.
- Start of Authority
Abbreviated SOA, a type of resource record that is used by the Domain Name System (DNS). Every domain name has an SOA record in its database that indicates basic properties of the domain and the zone that the domain is in. The SOA record contains: The host name for the primary name server for the […]