Glossary Definition for Data Acquisition System

Glossary Term: Data Acquisition System 

Definition

System which acquires data, generally by digitizing analog channels and storing the data in digital form. These systems can be standalone or married to a computer and can acquire multiple channels of data.
Synonyms
  • DAS
  • DAQ
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