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(computer science) memory created by using the hard disk to simulate additional random-access memory

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This virtual machine combines an infrastructure of Linux kernel using x86 hardware virtualization extensions.
MIPSr5 architecture incorporates important functionality including hardware virtualization and SIMD (Single Instruction Multiple Data) modules.
If you decide to buy a new system and opt for a 64-bit processor, and do not check with your vendors in advance to see whether their software runs properly on 64-bit hardware, you'll have to hope that your new system's processor supports the hardware virtualization that XP Mode requires.
Parallels, an SWsoft company, builds powerful, user-friendly, cost-effective server and workstation hardware virtualization solutions for Windows, Macintosh, and Linux.
Xen is designed to exploit hardware virtualization capabilities in the latest Intel and AMD processors to offer the highest performance for all virtualized guest operating systems.
Technology Comparison For Production Servers: Hardware Virtualization OS Virtualization Platform Support Broadest support for operating Broad support for system versions and types, Linux operating system including capability to and forthcoming flexibly mix and match them on support by Virtuozzo the same physical server.
The Enea Hypervisor fully utilizes the QorIQ hardware virtualization support, while the Enea Optima development environment works seamlessly with the Freescale CodeWarrior[R] tool suite offering a complete end-to-end development experience.
The subject of the order includes two lots: Lot 1: Construction of an electronic platform Lot 2: Supply and installation of hardware virtualization platform and software for it.
5G wireless network systems will be extremely complex, requiring tremendous signal processing power and high speed connectivity, and the realization of hardware virtualization.
The new Windows Server 2012 Virtual Machines operate on Microsoft Hyper-V hypervisor-based technology which provides true Hardware Virtualization and complete isolation from other accounts on the same physical server while the availability of the latest Windows Server 2012 Standard Edition with all VMs ensures enhanced performance & security.
Some specific topics include design of a hardware accelerator for density based clustering applications, a coarse-grained reconfigurable array with support for hardware virtualization, an image processor for digital film, and recursive filtering on a vector DSP with linear speedup.
Unlike other cloud software providers who employ inefficient hardware virtualization, SmartDataCenter 6 uses lightweight operating system virtualization, delivering as much as 70% higher utilization rates - hence decreasing Service Providers' costs and increasing profit margins.
Green Hills Software's INTEGRITY Multivisor takes advantage of the hardware virtualization capabilities available on Intel Atom to enable the world's highest performing multi-domain infotainment and safety-critical execution environment for next-generation automotive designs.
Hardware virtualization or platform virtualization refers to the creation of a virtual machine that acts like a real computer with an operating system.
For example, the processor cores, the inter-core communication channels (in support of message passing protocols such as the Multicore Association's MCAPI), the memory system (including hierarchy, topology, coherency, memory size, latency), the network-on-chip (NoC) and routing protocol, and hardware virtualization features are among the architectural features that SHIM will either directly or indirectly describe.
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