BUS, BIOS, and Light-based computers
Name: Wiz Kid
Date: Around 1993
I was reading the response to the "686 Problem". What is a "BUS"?
What is "BIOS"? Do these terms apply to the new generation of light-based
processors being researched?
BUS - This is the term used to describe the path taken by data
between memory, peripherals, and the processors. Each path has a BUS.
This stands for Basic Input and Output Services. This information tells the
computer what peripherals are connected (memory, mass storage, etc.) for basic
input and output.
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