Definition of Memory access
1. Noun. (computer science) the operation of reading or writing stored information.
Specialized synonyms: Disk Access
Category relationships: Computer Science, Computing
Generic synonyms: Operation
Derivative terms: Access
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Literary usage of Memory access
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Design and Analysis of Integrated Manufacturing Systems by W. Dale Compton (1988)
"Since real-time data are not stored, direct memory access may be needed in real time to both the local system and the remote system. ..."
2. U. S. National Security and Military/Commercial Concerns with the People's edited by Christopher Cox (1999)
"... computation in a program and, ultimately, how fast that program will run.263 Memory access constitutes an inherent bottleneck in shared-memory systems. ..."
3. National Information Systems Security '95 (18th) Proceedings: Making by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"Direct memory access is of course necessary in practice, but can be considered an optimization of memory object read and write operations which require use ..."
4. The Isdn Consultant: A Stress-Free Guide to High-Speed Communications by Robert E. Lee (1996)
"... Credit Card Terminal Data Port DMA — Direct memory access, this allows an I/O card to move information to the memory of the computer without burdening ..."
5. Deconstructing the Computer: Report of a Symposium by Dale Weldeau Jorgenson, Charles W. Wessner (2005)
"memory access time (“average time Computers and configurations required to retrieve information from the Automation; of computers memory”) and IBM newly NB: ..."
6. Communications Access Methods for SAS/CONNECT(R) 9.1 and SAS/SHARE(R) 9.1 by Institute SAS Institute, Sas Institute (2004)
"... chain is in common memory and easily accessible to the cross-memory access method routines. ..."
7. 32-bit Architecture And Os/2 Applications (1993)
"I memory access Commond Complexity! OPERATING SYSTEM CAPABILITIES UNLOCKED BY 32-BIT ARCHITECTURE „ 8-bit 16-bit 64K bytes with Flat Memory Model systems do ..."