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decision support system

a procedure which is concerned with getting appropriate information to managers as and when they need it and which aids the manager in making decisions. Decision support systems are generally based upon interactive COMPUTER networks which can help the manager to solve problems and to gauge the effects of alternative outcomes of a decision. See INFORMATION MANAGEMENT.
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Under its newly initiated "Premier Marketing and Distribution Partner" program, DSS and selected marketing partners enter into agreements under which DSS is guaranteed a minimum level of revenue in exchange for limited exclusivity and preferred pricing.
The ECB litigation has two components: the original infringement suit commenced by DSS in the Court of First Instance on August 1, 2005, and counterclaims alleging patent invalidity commenced by the ECB in nine national European courts on March 24, 2006.
As part of this agreement, DSS issued BTI a warrant to purchase 500,000 shares of common stock of DSS with an exercise price of $10.
Using Configuresoft's ECM/PCI DSS Continuous Compliance Toolkit, vendors and merchants can conduct audits to validate that they are meeting PCI DSS network security compliance requirements.
DSS has successfully implemented four national rollouts of its software at every VA medical and dental facility.
I believe that DSS Software will be able to fill a need in the Chicago area by finding clients valuable resources they need when they need them.
We are very impressed that Comshare is the first software vendor to integrate its applications for planning, budgeting, consolidation, management reporting and analysis into a single packaged software application," says Ronan Stafford, Managing Director, DSS Business Solutions.
MicroStrategy DSS World will include a wide variety of events focusing on e-business, customer relationship management, and industry-specific business intelligence solutions.
According to Wade Gerten, product manager with Retek Retail Solutions, "With its support for Microsoft Cluster Server, DSS Server 5.