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Synonyms for expansion slot

(computer) a socket in a microcomputer that will accept a plug-in circuit board

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An IoT Expansion Card slot to plug in any technology based on the IoT Connector open standard
Riedel Communications will feature its new CPX-AVB expansion card for Riedel Artist 1100 series control panels.
So, how come there are only three expansion cards developed to date?
Media aficionados will also enjoy listening to MP3s (requires the use of an expansion card, sold separately), watching video clips and carrying their personal photo albums wherever they go.
As a server-based solution, the DSI3020 Flash storage expansion card is ideal for data centers that have maximized their RAM, want a cost-effective solution to increase their storage capacity, and want to optimize their power efficiency.
Radiocrafts has developed a unique expansion card for smart metering which adds Wireless M-Bus or ZigBee to the GSM/GPRS/EDGE communications function.
Option is licensing the expansion card format and connector details to interested parties free of charge.
Nokia expands its LoopMaster portfolio with a new expansion card featuring a test head including a loop access card or Time Domain Reflectometer (TDR) card.
1) Requires an expansion card (available up to 2GB), sold separately.
nForce and nFast take the acceleration process several steps further by offloading all of the tasks necessary to handle SSL on a dedicated plug-in server expansion card, removing potential performance bottlenecks and therefore maximizing the capacity of the overall system.
Both the PDP-507CMX and PDP-607CMX possess dual expansion card slots allowing users to insert a variety of expansion cards to modify or enhance the displays' A/V capabilities for customized display solutions.