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Scale

Payment of different rates of interest on CDs of varying maturities. A bank is said to "post a scale." Commercial paper dealers also post scales.

Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.

scale

The schedule of yields (or prices) at which a serial bond issue is offered to the public by the underwriter. The schedule reflects yields at the various maturities being offered. Also called offering scale. See also inverted scale, preliminary scale.

scale

The relationship between measurements on a plan or map and the dimensions of the physical object represented.One inch might represent 10 feet or 10 miles.Topographic maps contain two scales,one for distance and one for change in elevation.

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Object storage provides a new way of distributing and parallelizing file systems to support highly scalable configurations--precisely those needed by cluster computing systems.
Storage networks provide data centers with high-speed, scalable and highly available storage access.
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Fortunately, object-based storage clustering offers a new approach to fill the expanding gap between Linux cluster growth and the lack of scalable data access.
IBRIX Fusion is a highly-available, scalable file serving solution that allows enterprise system administrators to build file systems that can scale to up to 100's petabytes of capacity in a single namespace, and provide up to one terabyte per second of aggregate I/O throughput performance independently and non-disruptively.
Applying a single, common, scalable platform that can be leveraged to efficiently build 1, 2, 4 or 10Gb Fibre Channel HBAs can make a major contribution to simplifying the complexity of SAN management and lowering the TCO of a SAN deployment.
This resulted in a more scalable solution, as much of the data ended up in shared memory for fast processing while maintaining a more linear degradation pattern.
EMX-Continuum: UMC used the EMX-Continuum software to create scalable capacitor and inductor models that have several important features:
Centralized WLANs have failed to deliver scalable outdoor service, because they require centralized policy enforcement, resulting in inefficient use of scarce over-the-air bandwidth.
Although cell phones are increasingly employing scalable font technologies, support for complex East Asian characters at small sizes has remained challenging.
Our expanded portfolio of regulatory compliance services demonstrates Scalable's continued dedication to becoming the leader in IT compliance management solutions," said Chrisan Herrod, vice president of compliance solutions for Scalable.