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CPU (Central Processing Unit)

the brain of a COMPUTER which stores and processes data.
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So what begins with the installation of a tiny, efficient microprocessor often develops into a comprehensive renovation of the entire elevator.
Standard off-the-shelf microprocessor temperature control accurate to 1 [degrees] F.
In October 2000, ARM announced the availability of its Jazelle for Java technology extensions for microprocessor cores to enable direct execution of Java byte code in hardware and software.
The technological "wall" he refers to is a physical inability to condense more microscopic transistors onto microprocessor space.
The Ambric Am2000 family of scalable integrated circuits (ICs), first announced at the In-Stat Fall Microprocessor Forum in 2006, is the world's first teraOPS-class chips using globally asynchronous, locally synchronous (GALS) architecture that enables massively-parallel solutions for complex embedded applications.
ARM's microprocessor cores are ideally suited to these end-applications, as they offer high-processing power with low-power consumption," said Glenn Fraser, AMIS vice president of marketing and business development.
Optional RT-45 microprocessor control system along with various interfaces enables connection to processing-machine controller.
As the first microprocessor manufacturers to announce the use of immersion lithography and ultra-low-K interconnect dielectrics for the 45nm technology generation, AMD and IBM continue to blaze a trail of innovation in microprocessor process technology," said Nick Kepler, vice president of logic technology development at AMD.
Economically priced CS series includes dryers from 100 to 400 lb/hr drying capacities and simplified microprocessor control.
Transmeta Corporation develops and licenses innovative computing, microprocessor and semiconductor technologies and related intellectual property.
25 to 40 hp in air- or water-cooled designs with choice of two microprocessor controllers.
The Microprocessor Chronicles DVD is the second volume of Silicon Genesis, a series of oral histories drawn from Stanford University's Silicon Valley Archives.

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