active monitor meaning
<networking> A process in an IBM token ring network which ensures a token is present on the ring, removes circulating frames with unknown or invalid destinations, and performs introductions between machines on the ring.
- The active monitor performs a number of ring administration functions.
- All stations must be capable of becoming an active monitor station if necessary.
- In 1981 Genelec delivered active monitors to ZDF s new control rooms in Mainz.
- If you are interested in being an active monitor, sign your name below with ~ ~ ~ ~.
- Active monitors are typically bi-amped and have an active crossover with custom equalization to tune the monitor to have a flat frequency response.