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a data storage device in which data is stored on a vinyl disk which is inserted in a COMPUTER'S disk drive to enable the computer to ‘read’ the information contained on it or to ‘write’ information onto it.
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We worked together with Huawei to develop this FDD full-band 4x4 MIMO antenna, which helps us better address antenna deployment issues and paves the way for 5G.
Providing a well-prepared financial performance representation in the FDD can be an important part of a franchisor's compliance program because it can diminish (and hopefully eliminate) the development team's desire to provide financial information outside of the FDD in violation of the franchise laws.
with another band to provide advanced mobile broadband services using a FDD
The registration with the applicable state agency can range from filing an annual notice with the agency to submitting to a full annual review of the application and FDD to ensure compliance with the state's franchise laws.
The FDD report emphasized that with the Syrian civil war raging just across Turkey's eastern border, reports continue to circulate that Turkey has turned a blind eye to the flow of money and weaponry to dangerous jihadi groups, including al-Qaeda.
The FDD tool for VAV terminals adopts a robust fault detection and diagnosis strategy.
Global industry body GSM Association (GSMA) has lauded the regulator's recommendation on usage of the FDD technology for 700MHz band.
China Mobile Hong Kong launched LTE FDD mobile data services in April this year.
T]his was not a fundraiser," FDD president Clifford May told IPS, also disputing the event's connection to the conference--called the "Washington Forum"--though the dinner appeared on the online schedule before, during, and after the proceedings.
The FDD secured the aircraft and checked my partner for disorientation and head/neck injuries.
Practitioners had identified an urgent need to develop a general testing methodology against which different FDD methods and tools could be evaluated.
Indeed, several articles (for example, Moran [2006]) have identified FDD as one of the most urgent needs along with such measures as more stringent energy-efficiency standards, developing high-performance heating and cooling residential units, and improved training programs for operation and maintenance personnel.