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Synonyms for latency

the condition of being temporarily inactive

Synonyms for latency

(computer science) the time it takes for a specific block of data on a data track to rotate around to the read/write head

the time that elapses between a stimulus and the response to it

the state of being not yet evident or active

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This technology shortens the scheduling period to decrease the latency over the air interface.
Keywords: Collaborative Virtual Environments, User Performance, Visual/Audio Feedback, Network Latency, Task Distribution Model.
The company said that the product is suited to wireless audio delivery for video and gaming applications and that CSR aptX Low Latency for Bluetooth offers a coding delay of just 32 milliseconds (ms), less than the standard Bluetooth latency of over 150 ms and well under the 45 ms recommended latency for audio/video applications.
The new low latency network is the latest cutting-edge offering in our portfolio.
The company said that it is delivering a low latency solution to data centre services provider Equinix's (Nasdaq:EQIX) ZH4 International Business Exchange (IBX) data centre in Zurich.
As the leading provider in low latency solutions, QuantHouse is dedicated to delivering advanced latency monitoring solutions for today's high-speed marketplace.
RaceTeam is expected to begin processing the CBOE latency data later this year.
Comment: Parents should realize the sleep latency for children varies quite a bit and what's normal for one child may be abnormal for another.
The joint solution, Endace NinjaProbe with Correlix Latency Intelligence, integrates latency monitoring and analysis software into a multi-function probe and sensor.
With traditional approaches, troubleshooting and resolving network latency issues can take from hours to weeks.
Network latency calculations take into consideration the processing time required by network adapters to process and transmit (or receive) the packet, as well as the latency in the interconnect network, which includes cable length, load on the network and the processing latency of the interconnect switch.
These cases are unusual in that their latency periods were short: 1, 2, and 7 years.
Talarian Corporation (Nasdaq:TALR), a provider of infrastructure software solutions that deliver data and content in real time, has announced that Compaq Computer Corporation (NYSE:CPQ) has selected Talarian's high performance messaging technology for its Zero Latency Enterprise (ZLE) initiative.
Because such latency periods are characteristic of genital herpes and cold sores, as well as some other viral diseases like AIDS and shingles, the researchers say that further studies on the unusual gene may suggest a way to keep inactive those viruses that persist in the human body.
These institutions cannot tolerate network latency delays in the delivery of transaction commands from the firm to the market that impedes execution of their trading strategies.