hybrid computer


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hybrid computer

a computer that combines the characteristics of a digital computer and an analog computer by its capacity to accept input and provide output in either digital or analog form and to process information digitally. Compare analog computer, digital computer.
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GCI is researching new telecommunication technologies such as compressed voice communicators and small, low-byte hybrid computers to bring satellite communications within pocketbook reach of Alaska's small fishing lodge and remote tourism businesses.
OpenACC is quickly becoming the parallel programming model of choice for scientific researchers using hybrid computers, because directives are simple to use and transparent when compiled for non-accelerated platforms," said Duncan Poole, president of the OpenACC.
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