hardware

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(computer science) the structure and organization of a computer's hardware or system software architecture , computer architecture
act of implementing the control of equipment with advanced technology; usually involving electronic hardware automation , mechanisation , mechanization
art that is produced with the help of computer hardware and software cyberart
(computer science) one of a set of small on-off switches mounted in computer hardware; used in place of jumpers to configure the machine for a user DIP switch , dual inline package switch
computer hardware that holds and spins a magnetic or optical disk and reads and writes information on it disc drive , disk drive , hard drive , Winchester drive
(computing) a security system consisting of a combination of hardware and software that limits the exposure of a computer or computer network to attack from crackers; commonly used on local area networks that are connected to the internet firewall
brass with enough copper to give it a reddish tint; used for plumbing pipe and other brass hardware and in cheap jewelry guinea gold , red brass
store selling hardware hardware store , ironmongery
someone who sells hardware hardwareman , ironmonger
(computer science) computer circuit consisting of the hardware and associated circuitry that links one device with another (especially a computer and a hard disk drive or other peripherals) interface , port
hardware utensils for use in a kitchen kitchenware
computer circuit consisting of an assembly of electronic components (as of computer hardware) module
computer hardware that arranges jobs to be done by the computer in an appropriate order scheduler
computer hardware that sorts data or programs into a predetermined sequence sequencer
hardware that provides better performance than an earlier version did upgrade
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