Interrupt Request (IRQ)

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.

Other Words for Interrupt

Interrupt Noun Synonyms: break in, cut in, intrude in, butt in, interfere in, punctuate, disturb, barge in, chime in, horn in

Other Words for Request

Request Noun Synonyms: ask for, seek, plead for, apply for, put in for, requisition, call for, demand, insist on, solicit, beg, entreat, beseech, importune

Request For Proposal (RFP)

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

Request Parameter List (RPL)

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

Request Window

Life Style / Time Shares / Request Window: The 24 month time frame within which owners of timeshares may submit their vacation exchange requests. MORE

Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS)

Technology / Computers / Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS): A backup power unit that provides continuous power when the normal power supply is interrupted. UPS systems can be stand-by, only supplying power when the regular supply is interrupted, or fulltime, r MORE

Request For Comment (RFC)

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

Page Request

Business / Internet Marketing / Page Request: The opportunity for an HTML document to be appear in a browser window as a direct result of a visitors interaction with a Web site (IAB). The page request is for a browser to 'get' a page from a site MORE