distributed data processing


distributed data processing
noun
data processing in which some of the functions are performed in different places and connected by transmission facilities
Hypernyms: ↑data processing

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Computers.
a method of organizing data processing that uses a central computer in combination with smaller local computers or terminals, which communicate with the central computer and perhaps with one another. Also called DDP.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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