The-definition.com

Definition

Asynchronous

Asynchronous is a communication method that sends data in a stream with start and stop bits indicating where data begins and ends.

Share it:  Cite

More from this Section

  • Star
    Major topology in which the computers connect via a central connecting point, usually ...
  • Network operating system
    Network operating system is a specialized collection of software that gives a computer ...
  • Uninterruptible power supply (UPS)
    Uninterruptible power supply (UPS) is a power protection device that includes a battery ...
  • Sequenced packet exchange (SPX)
    Sequenced packet exchange (SPX) refers a guaranteed-delivery, connection-oriented protocol ...
  • Virtual circuit
    Virtual circuit is a term used to describe the pathways created in a packet-switching ...