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bios

An obsolete term for yeast growth factors.

bios

(bī′ŏs) [Gr., life]
1. Organic life.
2. A group of substances (including inositol, biotin, and thiamine) necessary for the most favorable growth of some yeasts.
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DiscWizard software makes it simple to configure the computer operating system and device drivers to access the full 3TB of capacity on legacy systems using Windows XP and PC BIOS and on personal computers equipped with newer versions of Windows or the new UEFI BIOS.
22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- STMicroelectronics , the world's leading supplier of serial Flash memory*, today announced the addition of a 16-Mbit memory chip with 4-Kbyte sectors to the page-erasable M25PE serial Flash family, which is ideal for PC BIOS applications as well as for optical disk drives, digital voice recorders, networking products and set-top boxes (STBs).
Under the Veridicom-Phoenix deal, the companies will work together to integrate Veridicom's OpenTouch software into Phoenix's PC BIOS.
0 compatibility, and at the same time provides compatibility with Intel's Framework based drivers, thus providing a critical migration path for the PC BIOS industry.
With SST's leadership position in PC BIOS flash and our familiarity with the desktop computing market, we are poised to support our mutual customers' transition from firmware hub to SPI serial flash.
Typical applications include optical networks, modems, wireless LANs, network cards, PC BIOS, DIMM modules, cellular telephones, digital satellite box receivers, set-top boxes and Internet routers.
It is well suited for a wide range of applications including printers, mobile devices, games cartridges, server and PC BIOS, PC peripherals, graphics cards, hard disk drives, CD and DVD players and recorders, PDAs, networking equipment, electronic dictionaries, digital cameras and modems.
SST to Provide Support for Intel Active Management Technology and PC BIOS
Spansion FL Flash memory products will help designers to develop the next generation of smaller, lower-cost consumer and automotive electronics including DSL and cable modems, DVD/CD players and recorders, optical and hard disk drives, LCD monitors, digital TVs, PC BIOS and printers.