It means that if your database size increases by a factor of x, given a constant hardware configuration, then your query response time will increase by no more than a factor of x.
What does HWC stand for?
HWC stands for Hardware Configuration
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
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By late June, the individual components had been chosen, and the system's hardware configuration had undergone rigorous testing.