bidirectional interface

bidirectional interface

A peripheral connection with a computer which allows the user to both access information as well as input data and change orders.

This is an primitive term for a component of pre-Cambrian legacy information systems, in which a mainframe computer connected to two types of peripheral computers—dummy terminals, from which data could be obtained but not input, and interactive computers, which allowed I/O.
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Because the implant is a bidirectional interface, it can also be used to send signals in the opposite direction -- from the prosthetic arm to the brain.
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The Polopoly Web content-management system will be linked to Milenium Cross Media using a bidirectional interface to provide the content for the eight VRM Web sites.
A true bidirectional interface between these systems will also help greatly reduce the need for pharmacists to deal with prior authorizations, and will provide the prescriber with detailed status, including whether the prescription was filled and picked up by their patient.
The third model is the Bidirectional Interface, which allows sending and receiving data electronically from an EMR.
Stratify says its APIs provide a bidirectional interface between applications and the Discovery System.
The application must be open database connectivity (ODBC) compliant; it often must support a bidirectional interface with an external database: it usually must download and distribute security-related data to every ISC in the system in real time: and it must guarantee the delivery of security data to each ISC in the system.
The DimOnOff-EnOcean bidirectional interface simplifies pairing between EnOcean sensor modules (including single and double rocker switches, lux sensors, motion sensors) and LevNet RF relays (such as WSS10-UZ and WSS10-GUZ) by requiring each unit to be recognized only once.
Windows-based software, and a bidirectional interface.
An important component of the implementation was developing a bidirectional interface between the hospital's existing QuadraMed Affinity registration system and the scheduling system's preregistration component.
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For all images and interpretations provided for DRC institutions the Contractor will work with the Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections to interface with their PACS system and transmit bidirectional interface of images and reports.

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