A CDE Definition
Hardware and software that models the behavior of airplanes and spacecraft. Flying a plane can be simulated in a regular computer with flight simulator software; however, pilots and astronauts learn how to fly in full-scale systems that recreate the experience with extreme realism. See simulator.
Military and Commercial Simulations
In a Gaming PC
(1) Software that enables the execution of an application written for a different computer environment. See emulator.
(2) Software that models the interactions of business processes to determine the most advantageous marketing approach.
(3) Software that models the behavior of an electronic device or circuit. For example, a smartphone simulator operates in the computer as if it were an actual hardware device.
(4) Hardware and software that models the behavior of real-world objects. See flight simulator.
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