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Array

On a computer, a collection of data under a given name. Data points within an array are stored within a subset, usually with a name like x(1), x(2), etc.
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An update occurs when a request comes from the read-only site for a particular data item or when its validity interval is over, whichever comes first.
Unlike stateful algorithms, SACCS maintains only one flag bit for each data item in MSS and unlike the existing synchronous stateless approaches, it does not require periodic broadcast of IRs.
SOM nodes) instead of the original data items, while in the GeoMap, each data item (county) is shown.
The 2003 data collection effort included several supplemental data items that were not included in the 1998 data collection.
LEV = total debt (Compustat data item 34 plus data item 9) deflated by total assets (Compustat data item 6).
A prefetch is wasted if the prefetched data item is evacuated from the cache without being used.
Our role is to recommend changes to definitions for perinatal data items where necessary and to submit new data items to the Health Data Standards Committee (HDSC) for inclusion in the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare's metadata online registry METeOR, and to the Statistical Information Management Committee (SIMC) for inclusion in the Perinatal National Minimum Data Set.
proportion of establishments in which that data item was found to be out
View and present the data items that are private to individuals only in the aggregate or as averages over the group.
In distributed storage, concentrated accessing of a popular data item can result in a situation in which performance may have no correlation to the number of allotted servers.
The files provide statistics on the number of establishments, revenue, payroll, number of employees and other data items by industry.