checksum

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a digit representing the sum of the digits in an instance of digital data

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These new instructions include operations for bit field manipulation, packet check-sum, and most importantly, support for hardware multi-threading.
Check-Sum Binary Compare for Incremental Synchronization determines which files have changed, extracts only those changes and copies them instead of copying the entire file during the incremental synchronization.
These check-sums are provided after most queries and usually consist of the first few rows of the output you should expect to get.
As SATA disks can suffer from silent data corruption, the unique ability of ZFS's end to end check-sums to catch this corruption is especially important for firms like Motek who rely upon accurate data for their success.