PCMCIA


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AcronymDefinition
PCMCIAPersonal Computer Memory Card International Association (now called PC Cards)
PCMCIAPersonal Computer Memory Card International Association
PCMCIAPeople Can't Memorize Computer Industry Acronyms
PCMCIAPersonal Computer Memory Card Industry Association (international standards and trade association)
PCMCIAPeople Can't Master Computer Industry Acronyms
PCMCIAPeripheral Component Microchannel Interconnect Architecture (IBM)
PCMCIAPersonal Computer Memory Card Interface Adapter
PCMCIAPortable Computer Memory Card International Adapter (US NASA)
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PCMCIA is a non-profit trade association founded in 1989 to establish technical standards for PC Card technology and to promote interchangeability among computer systems.
Using AuthenTec's patented TruePrint technology, the PCMCIA Password Manager scans fingerprints below the surface of the skin to the live layer or true fingerprint.
CONECTIVIDAD: Tres puertos USB 2.0, modem, Gigabit Ethernet, puerto infrarrojo rapido (FIR), Bluetooth, red inalambrica IEEE 802.11b/g, ranura PCMCIA Tipo II con soporte CardBus 32 y 16 bits, lector de terjetas SD Card
PCMCIA offers a two-step compliance process intended to assure interoperability between ExpressCard modules and systems.
The "Oficina MoviStar UMTS" pack includes the PCMCIA UMTS card; the MoviStar UMTS Escritorio software, which should be installed on the laptop PC; a Users' Manual containing information on the services offered and how to use both the device and the Escritorio MoviStar; and, lastly a USIM MoviStar card (similar to the traditional SIM card, but with greater capacity) for which a new contract, MoviStar Plus Datos UMTS, will be used.
The company believes that the trend is turning away from voice communications and toward a universal data language with automatic translation features -- and ICI's PCIDM PCMCIA card provides specific layers of datalinks, networking and message processing features for soldiers to communicate directly from any commercial laptop.
With a laptop, this card simply plugs into a Type II PCMCIA Card slot.
It includes four integrated Ethernet interfaces, two type II PCMCIA slots offering support for modems and four CPCI slots for gigabit Ethernet, and a flexible range of local and wide-area network interfaces.
Headed Cut the Jargon, the piece opines, "Another popular form of 'jargoneering' is what (the writer calls) 'the parade of acronyms.' It includes terms like BIOS, PCMCIA, RAM, ROM, OSB."
ShareWave, Inc's., groundbreaking wireless LAN technology, including its Whitecap network protocol and wireless network controllers, is an essential component of Panasonic's new 11Mbps PCMCIA wireless networking card, the KX-HGC200.
Other features include an internal expansion bay that can be customized for additional I/O ports, two additional PCMCIA ports, GPS and wireless communication features, added floppy or hard drive, or an extra battery pack for extended field operations.
Supporting processors up to the 500 MHz Intel Celeron, the unit includes 64MB RAM, 80W power supply, 6GB hard drive, a side-access CD-ROM drive, a floppy drive and two PCMCIA slots.