fault-tolerant
adjective Date: 1975 relating to or being a computer or program with a self-contained backup system that allows continued operation when major components fail • fault tolerance noun

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  • fault-tolerant — ˈfault ˌtolerant adjective COMPUTING fault tolerant computer/​machine a computer that continues working even if it has a fault or when there is a fault in a program fault tolerance noun [uncountable] …   Financial and business terms

  • fault tolerant — UK US (also fault tolerant) adjective ► relating to a computer system that continues working even when there is something wrong with the hardware or software: » a fault tolerant processing system fault tolerance noun [U] …   Financial and business terms

  • fault-tolerant — fault .tolerant adj fault tolerant computer/machine a computer that continues working even if it has a fault or when there is a fault in a program …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • Fault-tolerant computer systems — are systems designed around the concepts of fault tolerance. In essence, they have to be able to keep working to a level of satisfaction in the presence of faults. Types of fault tolerance Most fault tolerant computer systems are designed to be… …   Wikipedia

  • Fault Tolerant Messaging — or Failover Abstraction is the ability to transparently “failover” a call or request from one service transport protocol to another upon failure with no changes to the functional code or business logic implementation. In elemenope, this ability… …   Wikipedia

  • Fault-tolerant design — In engineering, Fault tolerant design, also known as fail safe design, is a design that enables a system to continue operation, possibly at a reduced level (also known as graceful degradation), rather than failing completely, when some part of… …   Wikipedia

  • Fault-tolerant system — This article contains specific implementations of fault tolerant systems. For general theory, see fault tolerant design. Fault tolerance or graceful degradation is the property that enables a system (often computer based) to continue operating… …   Wikipedia

  • fault-tolerant system — gedimams atspari sistema statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. fail safe system; failure tolerant system; fault tolerant system vok. ausfallunempfindliches System rus. нечувствительная к отказам система, f pranc. système tolérant aux… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • fault-tolerant design — gedimui atspari konstrukcija statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. damage tolerant design; fault tolerant design vok. ausfallsichere Konstruktion, f; fehlertolerante Konstruktion, f; fehlertolerantes Design, n rus.… …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

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