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processor

an electronic device within a COMPUTER which is capable of interpreting and executing instructions.
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'The processing unit will not only be a source of contact with local growers but will also help contribute in the economic development of the region,' Dr Khan said.
When the optimized algorithmic function developed in CUDA is running on the GTX 280 and GTX 480 graphics processors, the system requires a central processing unit. This may be less performant (and less expensive) than the i7-2600K CPU.
FACING an acute shortage of skilled craftsmen, the diamond and jewellery manufacturing industry is training and employing physically challenged persons in large numbers in diamond processing units.
The commission also ordered the owners and management of over 25 other processing units to ensure that their septic tanks were clean and functioning in conformity with the standards under the environmental law and effectively operational.
He said Dates Processing Unit was an important step for bolstering investment and putting on agriculture on modern lines.
The glass processing unit will close its working machine and special automotive glass business and enhance its building glass business, the company said.
(NASDAQ:ATYT) (TSX:ATY) recently reached a remarkable milestone, shipping its one millionth DirectX 9 compliant cinematic visual processing unit (VPU).
Bangalore, Feb 2 (ANI): Advance Micro Devices (AMD) has launched its latest creation Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) Fusion chip, set to transform a normal computer into a 'Supercomputer'.
The company has taken this step to recover around USD20m after a deal to acquire a 75 percent interest in a gas processing unit collapsed.
Finnish value-added steel manufacturer Ruukki, formerly known as Rautaruukki Corporation, said on Tuesday (5 October) that its Ruukki Construction Division would concentrate its production in Finland on the processing units in Alajarvi and Vimpeli, and in Sweden on the Anderslov processing unit.
NVIDIA has used this new process for the recently announced GeForce3 GPU, the Xbox Graphics Processing Unit (XGPU) and Xbox Media Communications Processor (MCPX).