transfer time




  • The time that elapses between one set of contacts being opened and another set of contacts being closed.
  • In an uninterruptible power supply, the time that elapses between the failure of the primary source, such as mains AC, and the transfer of power to the battery or generator.
  • The time required for data to be transferred from one point to another. For example, that required for transfers between nodes, or for a download to be completed.