process-control system

Definitions

General Science

Computing

  • noun
    (written as process control system)
    a system that completely monitors, manages, and regulates a process, comprising input and output modules, a CPU with memory, a program and control, and feedback devices such as A/D and D/A converters

Electronics

  • A system, such as a control system, which monitors and manages a given process, or which maintains a variable as close as possible to a desired value. Its abbreviation is PCS.
http://www.dictionarycentral.com/definition/process-control-system.html