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ROLL OUT/ROLL [1 record]

Record 1 1999-01-29


Subject field(s)
  • Information Processing (Informatics)

Refers to a return (roll-in) to a main or internal storage unit of data and programs, that has been previously transferred (roll-out) from main or internal storage to various external or auxiliary units, and vice-versa.


  • Traitement de l'information (Informatique)

Procédé qui consiste à sortir des programmes ou des données de la mémoire, à les placer sur disque ou autre support externe, et lorsque le besoin s'en fait sentir, à les ramener en mémoire, et vice-versa.


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