Digital Visual Interface (hereinafter after DVI) standard
provides a high-speed digital connection for visual
data types that is display technology independent. The
interface is primarily focused at providing a connection
between a computer and its display device. The DVI specification
meets the needs of all segments of the PC industry (workstation,
desktop, laptop, etc.) and will enable these different
segments to unite around one monitor interface specification.
DVI interface enables:
Content to remain in the lossless digital domain from
creation to consumption.
Display technology independence.
Plug and play through hot plug detection, EDID and
Digital and Analog support in a single connector.