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PERIPHERALS [1 record]

Record 1 1985-04-09


Subject field(s)
  • Computer Peripheral Equipment
  • Life Cycle (Informatics)

Devices (such as printers, OCR readers, and communications) which may be configured with word processing systems as options, extending their capabilities. More sophisticated systems can frequently share a peripheral between multiple stations, making the use of a high-speed printer or other expensive piece of equipment cost-effective.


  • Périphériques (Informatique)
  • Cycle de vie (Informatique)

La multipériphérie. [...] On voit qu'il est ainsi possible de connecter à un terminal de télétraitement intelligent tous les types de périphériques que l'on ne trouvait, dans un passé encore récent, qu'au niveau d'un centre de calcul.


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