Meaning – In e-commerce, a software component consisting of a collection of Java classes and interfaces that can be easily installed into other software components involved in e-commerce to extend the function of these components.
The word cassette also stands for a storage medium consisting of magnetic tape spooled within a cartridge enclosure. Cassettes can store different types of media, including audio and video.
The term cassette also refers to an audio cassette, which was predominantly used for recording and storing audio content, most commonly, songs.
Earlier, even computers used cassettes to read or write data. An example of this was the Commodore Datasette, which interfaced with the Commodore 1530 series personal computers.
Example of usage – “She found a bunch of old cassettes when she was checking through some of the old stuff in the attic.”