Definitions for "Hot Plug"
Keywords:  swap, bus, plugging, usb, remove
Hot Swap) Procedure involving the plugging in or removal of a drive into a system with the power turned on.
The ability to insert or remove cards or modules in a system that is powered on. Also referred to as hot swap; hot plugging an item allows users to install that item without turning off power to the device.
The ability to remove or add a storage device while the system is still running.