- cycle(s) per second
- Comput. characters per second
- characters per second
- cycles per second
cps - Computer Definition
See chip rate.
(1) (Characters Per Second) The measurement of the speed of a serial printer or the speed of a data transfer between hardware devices or over a communications channel. Characters per second (cps) is equivalent to bytes per second (bps). See space/time.
(2) (CPS) (Certified Product Specialist) See Microsoft certification.