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StarTech.com University

StarTech University offers computer enthusiasts and IT professionals a chance to learn more about new technologies and innovations in the IT world. Take some time to review the material, then pass the exam to earn your printable certificate for each course.

Course: Thunderbolt™

Chapter 1: What is Thunderbolt?

Thunderbolt™ is a high-speed computer I/O interface that combines high resolution video support with a high-speed data connection, designed to simplify connections between devices, deliver fast data transfer speeds and facilitate new and enhanced ways to build and use personal computers.

Developed under the codename “Light Peak” by the Intel® Corporation, Thunderbolt was designed to provide its users with three main benefits: