Definitions for "Hotsync"
"HotSync(TM) is the technology utilized by the Palm Computing Platform that enables the data transfer between the Palm units and the PC or Mac. The HotSync application provides data synchronization for the built-in applications and the automatic backup of 3rd-party application databases. Therefore, as long as your applications are correctly configured to backup the data during HotSync, you will always have a fairly current backup of your Palm data on your PC or Mac. OS (Operating System)" --NearlyMobile
A process in which all the data in a PDA is backed-up to the desktop machine and conduits synchronize some or all of the PDA's data. See also Fastsync.
The process and software by which handheld computers synchronize/share information with a desktop computer