terminal emulation

When a communications program can simulate the operations of a smart terminal.

Dictionary of telecommunications. . 2000.

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  • Terminal-Emulation — Terminal Emulation,   die Nachbildung eines Terminals mithilfe von Software. Sie dient dazu, einen PC oder einen anderen Computer als ein Terminal erscheinen zu lassen, mit dem auf einen Großrechner oder ein Mehrbenutzersystem (auch eine Mailbox) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • terminal emulation — noun (computer science) having a computer act exactly like a terminal • Topics: ↑computer science, ↑computing • Hypernyms: ↑emulation …   Useful english dictionary

  • terminal emulation — use of a communications program in order to enable a computer to function as a terminal …   English contemporary dictionary

  • terminal emulation —    A method of operation or software that makes a personal computer or a workstation act like a terminal attached to a mainframe, usually for the purpose of telecommunications. Communications programs often include popular emulations, such as… …   Dictionary of networking

  • terminal emulation —    Using special printed circuit boards mounted onto its motherboard and/or special software, a personal computer is able to mimic or imitate a data terminal …   IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations

  • TERMINAL EMULATION - эмуляция терминала — процесс соединения с удаленным компьютером, при котором компьютер пользователя выполняет функции подключенного терминала …   Словарь электронного бизнеса

  • Terminal-Programm — Terminal Programm,   ein Programm, das die Kommunikation mit einem Mehrbenutzersystem leistet, wobei der eigene Rechner wie ein Terminal eingesetzt wird (Terminal Emulation). Der Begriff Terminal Programm wird heute meist als Synonym für… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Terminal emulator — For other uses, see Terminal (disambiguation). For more details on this topic, see List of terminal emulators. xterm, a popular terminal emulator designed for X11. A terminal emulator, terminal application, term, or tty for short, is a program… …   Wikipedia

  • emulation — noun 1. ambition to equal or excel • Derivationally related forms: ↑emulate • Hypernyms: ↑ambition, ↑aspiration, ↑dream 2. (computer science) technique of one machine obtaining the same results as another …   Useful english dictionary

  • Emulation — Émulation En informatique, l émulation consiste à substituer un élément de matériel informatique – tel un terminal informatique, un ordinateur ou une console de jeux – par un logiciel. La définition du terme émuler est « chercher à… …   Wikipédia en Français

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