Short for tracks per inch, the density of tracks on a disk. For example, double-density 5.25-inch floppies have a TPI of 48, while high-density floppies record 96 TPI. High-density 3.5-inch diskettes are formatted with 135 TPI. Hard disks have TPIs in the thousands.
(1) Short for transactions per second, a measurement used to determine how many transactions have been processed in one second in transaction-oriented systems. (2) Short for Transaction Process System it is a type of information system (IS) that collects, stores, modifies and retrieves transaction of an organization. Here the word transaction is used to mean […]
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Short for transaction processing monitor, a program that monitors a transaction as it passes from one stage in a process to another. The TP monitor’s purpose is to ensure that the transaction processes completely or, if an error occurs, to take appropriate actions. TP monitors are especially important in three-tier architectures that employ load balancing […]
Acronym for The Real-time Operating system Nucleus. It is a set of interfaces and design guidelines (a set of software design specifications) for creating the computer code that will become the kernel. The TRON interfaces and design guidelines are copyrighted by the TRON Association, but they are available for use by software developers anywhere in […]
Short for Telephony Server API, an API developed by Novell and AT&T that enables programmers to build telephony and CTI applications. TSAPI is similar to TAPI, which was developed by Microsoft and Intel. But whereas TAPI has been implemented for the Windows operating system, TSAPI runs on Netware platforms. Another key difference is that TAPI […]
TR-069 CPE WAN Management Protocol (CWMP) was created by the DSL Forum to standardize the Wide Area Network (WAN) management of CWMP. The TR-069 protocol specifically defines a common method for CPE devices to communicate with an Auto Configuration Server (ACS).