What is synchronization?


Synchronization is the coordination of events to operate a system in unison. The familiar conductor of an orchestra serves to keep the orchestra in time.

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Some articles on synchronization:

Synchronization Of Chaos
... Synchronization of chaos is a phenomenon that may occur when two, or more, dissipative chaotic systems are coupled ... However, synchronization of coupled or driven chaotic oscillators is a phenomenon well established experimentally and reasonably well understood ... Synchronization of chaos is a rich phenomenon and a multi-disciplinary discipline with broad range applications ...
Spider Oak - See Also
... alternative backup service, with similar free/personal and commercial offerings File synchronization Dropbox (service) – a file synchronization tool not ...
SERCOS III - General Architecture - Synchronization
... time characteristics, sercos III, like sercos I II, uses a form of synchronization that depends upon a synchronization “mark” issued by the Master control at exact equidistant time intervals ...
Synchronization - Uses
... Film synchronization of image and sound in sound film ... Synchronization is important in fields such as digital telephony, video and digital audio where streams of sampled data are manipulated ... In electric power systems, alternator synchronization is required when multiple generators are connected to an electrical grid ...
Synchronization Of Chaos - Amplitude Envelope Synchronization
... This is a mild form of synchronization that may appear between two weakly coupled chaotic oscillators ... Often, amplitude envelope synchronization precedes phase synchronization in the sense that when the strength of the coupling between two amplitude envelope synchronized oscillators is increased, phase ... All these forms of synchronization share the property of asymptotic stability ...

More definitions of "synchronization":

  • (noun): Coordinating by causing to indicate the same time.
    Example: "The synchronization of their watches was an important preliminary"
    Synonyms: synchronisation, synchronizing