scsi initiator

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SCSI initiator definition

hardware
A device that begins a SCSI transaction by issuing a command to another device (the SCSI target), giving it a task to perform. Typically a SCSI host adapter is the initiator but targets may also become initiators.
(1999-02-10)

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