In software development, storage testing is a part of the development test cycle that ensures the software program stores data files in correct directories and that it reserves enough space to prevent termination on a system.
- Storage Virtualization
Storage virtualization is the amalgamation of multiple network storage devices into what appears to be a single storage unit. Storage virtualization is usually implemented via software applications and often used in SAN (storage area network), a high-speed subnetwork of shared storage devices, and makes tasks such as archiving, back-up, and recovery easier and faster. A […]
To copy data from a CPU to memory, or from memory to a mass storage device.
- store and forward
A technique common in messaging services where a data transmission is sent from one device to a receiving device but first passes through a “message center”. The message center is typically a server that is used by the message service to store the transmitted message only until the receiving device can be located, and it […]
- stored procedure
In database management systems (DBMSs), an operation that is stored with the database server. Typically, stored procedures are written in SQL. They’re especially important for client-server database systems because storing the procedure on the server side means that it is available to all clients. And when the procedure is modified, all clients automatically get the […]
- strain relief
(strān rē-lēf´) (n.) Used in reference to telecommunications cables, often a PC��s cables, that are designed to allow the cables to move without cracking and/or breaking away from the plug or connector that connects to an electrical outlet or a hardware device. The strain relief is typically a series of ridges at the point where […]