- Acronym for Small computer system Interface. A flexible high-speed parallel interface for the connection of multiple peripherals, such as disk drives, DVDs, scanners, and printers. SCSI supports various platforms, and there are multiple standards, including SCSI-2, and Ultra-3, providing for cable lengths of up to 12 meters, transfer rates up to 640 MBps, and connections for up to 16 devices. Also called SCSI Interface.
- acronym forsmall computer systems interface
- noun a standard high-speed parallel interface used to connect computers to peripheral devices such as disk drives and scanners.