Technology / Computers / Cache RAM: Cache (commonly referred to as SRAM) is responsible for storing frequently requested instructions and data. It is a small block of high-speed memory located between the CPU and the main memory. When your computer processor needs data, it will check the Cache first to see if it is there. If the data is not there, it will retrieve it from the slower main memory.
Cache Noun Synonyms: hiding-place, hole, vault, repository
Cache Verb Synonyms: hide, store, conceal, squirrel away, secrete, bury, stash (away)
Ram Verb Synonyms: butt, bump, strike, hit, collide with, dash, crash, slam
Ram Noun Synonyms: jam, force, drive, cram, crowd, pack, compress, stuff, squeeze, thrust, tamp, pound, hammer
Technology / Computers / Pipeline Burst Cache: A type of memory cache built into many modern DRAM controller and chipset designs. Pipeline burst caches use two techniques - a burst mode that pre-fetches memory contents before they are requested, a MORE