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(computer science) an electronic device that must be attached to a computer in order for it to use protected software

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Equipped with magnetic stripe encryption to prevent unauthorized interception during network transmission, the FP65 card printer also maximizes physical security with a hardware lock suite that secures the input hopper, cover and card reject mechanism.
Antex StudioCards are recognized for their comprehensive synchronization capabilities, including the ability to read and generate MIDI and SMPTE, and hardware lock to video capture card clocks.
The P320i is an easy-to-use, full color, single sided card printer housed in a rugged metal enclosure with a hardware lock, top viewing window, LCD display and security passcode feature.
Security - a key benefit of the C3 Architecture - is not sacrificed, since peripherals are managed through both an operating system policy and a unique hardware lock that can prevent desktop connection to any mass-storage media.
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