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Beta Test

A test of a product by outside users before the product goes into mass production. That is, a beta test occurs after an internal alpha test but before a product is produced in large quantities for consumers. The term is used most often in software development.
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M2 PHARMA-March 29, 2017-Applied BioCode Completes Beta Sites for Molecular Diagnostic System
2) Utilizing the wash bath samples obtained from Beta Site B, NVR analyses were conducted and referenced as an indicator of contamination load, as well as the accuracy of the flowsensor CLC system to indicate and control wash bath concentration in the presence of contamination.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Infobionics is challenging corporate CIOs and data warehouse managers to bring on their business intelligence, data warehouse and data mining problems as beta sites for the revolutionary, next-generation Infobionics Cellular Database Management System[TM] (Infobionics Cellular DBMS[TM]).
The ability of the Company to proceed on any beta site installations of AWSM technology depends on many factors, including further successful development and testing of AWSM and procurement of funding and various governmental approvals.
also a beta site, said, "We recently printed 200 banners in one day that would normally take two weeks using our screen print process.
Our developers have worked hard along with our beta sites to make sure the most requested enhancements are in this release.
A larger second-generation version of the SLS system will be introduced by year end, with beta sites expected to be established by the fourth quarter.
The beta sites include Houston Community Newspapers, GateHouse Media New England and Journal Register Company's Detroit newspapers.
On average, UDS beta sites have achieved proven increases in sales and ticket averages that have, in most cases, doubled during the first year of operation.
INCOGEN is interested in recruiting more beta sites to use the software in the classroom free of charge.