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PIPE

Pipe

An obsolete unit of volume equivalent to 126 gallons.

PIPE

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Emerson's MicroTCA development system is equipped with a MicroTCA Carrier Hub (MCH) module, power supply, Fat Pipe switch module, application/protocol processing, and platform management software.
Four-lane non-transparent PCI Express interface and dual XAUI interfaces are implemented using Xilinx(R) Virtex-4 FPGAs in the FAT pipes region on the AMC.
The 8Gb/s of data bursting out of the RAID controller in the disk array will better utilize the 10 Gb/s fat pipes in the core of the SAN.
Comes now the news that more than 20 million Americans access the Internet through broadband connections -- about 10 minutes after everyone had finally given up on fat pipes.
Even the likes of RoadRunner and @Home Networks cannot rely on fat pipes alone to deliver their services that are still at the first rollout stages, and @Home uses some proxy and caching technology from CacheFlow competitors.
Open systems uses a few fat pipes and mainframes use many thin pipes.