Short for Video Electronics Standards Association, a consortium of video adapter and monitor manufacturers whose goal is to standardize video protocols.
Short for Virtual File Allocation Table, a virtual installable files system driver used in Windows for Workgroups and Windows 95. VFAT operates in protected mode and serves as an interface between applications and the File Allocation Table (FAT).
- Video Graphics Array (VGA)
Abbreviation of video graphics array, a graphics display system for PCs developed by IBM. VGA has become one of the de facto standards for PCs. In text mode, VGA systems provide a resolution of 720 by 400 pixels. In graphics mode, the resolution is either 640 by 480 (with 16 colors) or 320 by 200 […]
Short for Very High Density Cable Interconnect, VHDCI is a small 68-pin (.8mm) connector used for UltraSCSI and other peripheral devices such as scanners or external storage devices. VHDCI allows for the placement of four SCSI connectors on the back of a single PC card slot. VHDCI is also found on SCSI 5 host cards […]
Short for Video Home System it is a universal and widely used method of recording audio and video onto magnetic tape. The VHS standard was developed by the Japan Victor Company (JVC) and was made available to the public market in 1976. The newest form of the VHS standard is Digital VHS (D-VHS).
Short for Very High Speed Integrated Circuit, VHSIC is a very high-speed computer chip that uses large-scale integration (LSI) and very large scale integration (VLSI) technology.