central processing unit

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But once the smoke clears, what's really important is the brains of the computer, known as the central processing unit (CPU).
Also, Van Dorn determined that much of the noise was infiltrating the system between the operator panel and the central processing unit of the microprocessor.
0 is the latest version of ModViz's OpenGL-based software solution that transparently virtualizes 3D graphics-intensive applications across multiple graphics processing units (GPUs) and multiple central processing unit (CPU) cores.
8, the crew had replaced a central processing unit in the computer and solved the problem, but the malfunction prompted once again questions that have been raised repeatedly all summer: Is it time for Mir to retire or at least for NASA to curtail its involvement with the 11-year-old craft?
7) processors or central processing unit (CPU) (6 Unit)
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