Technology / Computers / Interrupt Request (IRQ): A dedicated channel between main components in a computer used to tell the CPU to stop working and receive more data. IRQs can be shared by multiple devices though that sometimes causes IRQ conflicts which can crash the system.
Interrupt Noun Synonyms: break in, cut in, intrude in, butt in, interfere in, punctuate, disturb, barge in, chime in, horn in
Request Noun Synonyms: ask for, seek, plead for, apply for, put in for, requisition, call for, demand, insist on, solicit, beg, entreat, beseech, importune
Business / Human Resources (HR) / Request For Proposal (RFP): A document an organization sends to a vendor inviting the vendor to submit a bid for a product or service. MORE
Technology / Computers / Request Parameter List (RPL): A VTAM (Virtual Telecommunications Access Method) control block that contains parameters necessary for processing a request (data transfer, connecting or disconnecting a terminal, etc). Also, Relocata MORE
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Business / Internet Marketing / Request For Comment (RFC): The documents that contain the protocols, standards and information that define the Internet. Gathered and published by the Internet Engineering Task Force, a consensus-building body made up of instit MORE