ETYM Latin aemulator.
One who emulates, or strives to equal or surpass.
Hardware or software designed to make one type of computer or component act as if it were another. By means of an emulator, a computer can run software written for another machine. In a network, microcomputers might emulate terminals in order to communicate with mainframes.
Uređaj za emulaciju, deo hardvera koji obavlja emulaciju. Hardverski emulatori su najjeftiniji i najgori način da obezbedite performanse jednog računara na drugom.