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booting

Drug slang
A regional term for the intravenous injection of an abuse substance, followed by withdrawing blood into a syringe before reinjecting, as a way to wash the syringe out of residual abuse substace.

Informatics
See Boot.
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If a mobile communications device is lost, Perlego OTA Remote allows the device to be backed up, hard reset, wiped clean or even disabled.
In the event that a mobile device is lost or stolen, aggressive fail-safe actions can be automatically invoked to hard reset the device back to factory defaults after a pre-determined number of access attempts.
This includes hard reset, soft reset, console access, CPU usage, RAM usage, and performance graphing.
The part operates by generating an active low pulse for 350ms to hard reset any processors or ASICs that may fail due to questionable power quality.
Users have remote capabilities such as remote power up/down, hard reset, monitoring and management capabilities during all server states, including initial set-up, OS absent, BOOT, OS running or if the OS is hung.
The administrator can clear the device completely by either deleting data or restoring the device to factory settings with a hard reset.
Featuring integrated power management, the Smart IP Extender lets users hard reset or power on or off the remote host as necessary, whether the machine is running, crashed or even powered off.