uptime

noun up·time \ ˈəp-ˌtīm \

Definition of uptime

: time during which a piece of equipment (such as a computer) is functioning or able to function

Examples of uptime in a Sentence

  1. We need to maximize network uptime.

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1958

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  • : time during which a computer or machine is working


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