The rise of iSCSI and IP storage coincides with the declining popularity of parallel interfaces, with their inherent physical limitations, and the increasing popularity of Serial ATA (SATA) and other inexpensive serial interfaces (disk drive vendors, in fact, are now delivering enterprise-level devices with SATA interfaces that provide 10,000 RPM, 1.
What does PI stand for?
PI stands for Parallel Interface
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
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We have 126 other meanings of PI in our Acronym Attic
- Page Interleaving
- Paging (assembly language ASM51 assembler control)
- Pallidum Internum
- Pampers Institute (UK)
- Pandemic Influenza
- Panicle Initiation
- Paper Insulated
- Paperi-Insinöörit (Finnish: Paper Engineers)
- Par Intérim (French: Deputizing)
- Paradigm Infinitum (Singapore)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The Memory Stick Duo offered by Lexar Media will be available in capacities of 32MB, 64MB and 128MB, and utilizes a parallel interface for high speed data transfer when connected to host products with a parallel interface.
Ultra320 SCSI, with a maximum transfer rate of 320MB per second, is the latest development for the SCSI parallel interface.
The Parallel interface document for SCSI-3 is SPI (SCSI Parallel Interface).