Definitions[edit | edit source]
Communications[edit | edit source]
|“||a low-cost one-way message-sending systems that use base stations similar to cellular telephone systems.||”|
Computing[edit | edit source]
|“||[a] procedure for moving standard-size blocks of information (pages) between main storage and auxiliary storage units. This is generally used to permit several programs to share main storage concurrently.||”|
Overview (Communications)[edit | edit source]
One-way paging only allows the receipt of messages consisting of a few digits, typically a phone number that the user is then expected to call. Two-way paging provides a user with the ability to send and receive email, numeric pages, and SMS messages.