spin up(redirected from spun up)
1. To program or code a computer server, network, website, application, etc. A noun or pronoun can be used between "spin" and "up." We should spin up additional server nodes to deal with the increase in web traffic. He asked me to spin a new portal up for users to log in to the site.
2. To increase the spin speed of a computer's hard disk drive. The computer automatically spins up the disk drive when it needs to read or write data.
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