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peripheral device

any hardware device that may be attached to a computer's central processing unit via a cable, such as a printer, monitor, or external backup drive.
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When storage virtualization is implemented at the device level, there is an opportunity to have both the logical (virtual) environment and the physical devices within a common "span-of-control".
Instead of attaching multiple physical tape storage devices to the SAN, attaching an IVTSD can provide the host and applications with 64 or more unique tape devices without the cost, installation, or footprint of additional physical devices.
To speed customer adoption of Sigfox as a standard low-power wide-area network for securely connecting physical devices to the Cloud and the IoT, ST will now offer the Sigfox networking software as part of ST's MCU software package, including STM32 tool compatibility.
Skimmers are physical devices that are installed over the actual ATM card slot that reads the data of magnetic strips.
Skimmers are physical devices that are installed over the actual ATM card slots that capture data from cards' magnetic strips, which are later copied onto replica cards that are used to conduct fraudulent transactions.
Summary: Users are putting their precious and sensitive data in danger, by the way they share both their information, and their physical devices containing this information with others.
Moreover, a 30-fold increase in internet-connected physical devices is expected by 2020, stated a report by Gartner, an American information technology research and advisory firm.
The research firm forecasts that a 30-fold increase in Internet-connected physical devices by 2020 will significantly alter supply chain leader information access and cyber-risk exposure.
Apple does clarify that even with the two-factor authentication in place, it is the user's responsibility to keep their log-ins and physical devices secure.
Note that physicalism implies that purely physical devices can collect, in principle, all the data that form the assumed reality.
0 release has also added a device sharing facility for systems with limited physical devices that complements the existing direct device assignment mechanism that has been available in previous versions of LynxSecure.
iTRACS, a leading data centre and cable management software developer, is promoting the use of effective Layer 1 management solutions such as its Physical Layer Manager product in response to reports showing widespread organizational neglect of Layer 1, the foundation of computer networks where physical devices such as cables, routers, and other physical devices interconnect.

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