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1 (firmware) Products that in some sense occupy a position between hardware and software. It is usually system software held in ROM. In particular where microcoded systems are used, the actual microcode is sometimes spoken of as middleware.

2 Software that occupies a position between the operating system and applications programs, particularly in a distributed system.

Subjects: Computing.

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