(1) (n.) An installation on a system that changes software that is of the same type. Unlike an upgrade, an update might downgrade the system. Unlike an initial installation, software of the same type that is being installed must be present before an update can occur.(2) (v.) To perform an installation on a system that changes software that is of the same type.
Updates are newer versions of data and programs (e.g. software, anti-virus data, databases). AVK offers you the option to have anti-virus signatures periodically updated via the internet (Virus Update). You can also update the AVK software itself (Software Update).
industry: A minor improvement in software or hardware, often just bug fixes. These ought to be free, since they are akin to warranty repair service on your car. Updates are indicated by the decimal component of the version number, as in 2.5 replacing 2.3. Hardware updates usually involve driver software.
A new release (or version) of a piece of software that is generally understood to be an error correction release and does not contain new functionality. (as opposed to Upgrade) Updates usually are numbered by a change in the digit after the decimal: V1. to V1.
Files are said to be updated during a Bringover or Putback transaction if they exist in both the source workspace and in the destination workspace, and have changed in the source workspace. The SCCS history file in the destination workspace is updated with new deltas from the source workspace.
An action taken to reflect revisions to the duties and responsibilities assigned a position and/or other changes such as reporting relationships which do not warrant a change in classification of the position or do not constitute other classification action.
The process through which MSSearch crawls content and compiles an index of the content. Full updates include all content; incremental updates include only content that has changed. Adaptive updates (or crawls) include only content that is likely to have changed based on an analysis of historical information. See also: crawl version history The (reverse) chronological listing of revisions that have been made to an item, and any associated comments.
To change the values for table data, in particular, by altering data values using the SQL command UPDATE, but also by deleting values using the SQL command DELETE or by inserting values using the command INSERT.
An update synchronizes the working copy with the last changes made by any user to the repository. It fetches the latest working copies of the files to your local drive. As a thumb rule, always update a file before making any changes to it.
The term used to identify all the different types of packages which can bring a system up-to-date, including hotfixes, rollups, service packs, and other packages that include features. Updates are characterized by the severity of the issue they address. Some updates are critical while others are recommended.
To update is to give the latest information about something. When using a web content management system, website updates are manageable and cost effective, keeping content and news on a website up to date for visitors. A regularly updated website is a website well worth visiting.
Performing a system transition by in-place replacement of all or parts of the operating system within the existing file system structure on a file-by-file basis. This process does not affect user and application data on the root disk.
The Update Computer Society (DatorfÃ¶reningen Update in swedish) is an academic computer club at the university of Uppsala, and a member of the Nordic University Computer Club. Update was founded in 1983, and membership is open to all students and employees at the University of Uppsala and the University of Agricultural Sciences at Uppsala. The club operates its own terminal room in the computer science building, and provides various computer services to its members.
a writethrough to carry an earlier report forward by weaving together fresh developments, sidebars, reaction, added interpretation, analysis and background to give a comprehensive wrap of all significant information available at the time of writing
The action of installing a Solaris Flash archive on the inactive boot environment by using the Solaris Live Upgrade feature. The update takes place on the inactive boot environment while the system continues to run on the active boot environment.