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A portion, as of property or time. Developers build subdivisions in phases or increments, completing one section in order to gauge market demand before starting another section. Lawyers bill in minimum increments of 6, 10, 15, or 30 minutes depending on the particular lawyer and local custom,so a 3-minute phone call might be billed as any of these time increments.
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SAS expander, much like the traditional SCSI expanders, offer a greater degree of flexibility and provide an important mechanism for incrementally scaling storage subsystems.
Some applications, such as PowerPoint presentations, can be developed on the host system, backed up incrementally, and run directly from the backup drive on another notebook or desktop system, without installing the application software or any other files on the host.
Celtix Enterprise provides our customers with an open source solution for technology neutral, modern architectures that can be deployed incrementally, and help them achieve their SOA goals and objectives.
IONA, through its own technology or that of its partners, provides important functionality that empowers customers with the ultimate flexibility to choose how best to leverage existing IT assets, adopt solutions incrementally, and manage and deploy their infrastructure.
Under the agreement, the company will deliver Digital Surface Model (DSM) and Orthorectified Radar Imagery (ORI) data incrementally through 2006 and into early 2007.
Clients achieve short-term ROI by using iWay to reduce custom programming and to solve problems quickly, while incrementally creating an architecture that supports long-term projects.
0 delivers to customers an extensive set of enhancements designed to improve their ability to incrementally adopt a distributed, standards-based Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) that dynamically incorporates a broad set of IT assets and environments.
Under the exploration agreement, Stillwater has the right to earn, incrementally through three phases, a 50% interest by making cash payments to Superior Canadian of $40,000 and funding $750,000 in exploration expenditures over a two (2) year period, increasing to 60% on a further $1.
It is practical because it lets HP harness its content incrementally, an existing content management system at a time and a group of content consumers at a time, delivering rapid and significant results with little or no break-age.