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decision support system

a procedure which is concerned with getting appropriate information to managers as and when they need it and which aids the manager in making decisions. Decision support systems are generally based upon interactive COMPUTER networks which can help the manager to solve problems and to gauge the effects of alternative outcomes of a decision. See INFORMATION MANAGEMENT.
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Once participants felt comfortable and confident with using the cane, they received training on operating the wheelchair with the DSS. Participants received an explanation about the DSS architecture, its various behaviors, and the logic the DSS uses to avoid collisions.
Despite the DSS admitting that it had no evidence of a plot to take over the Muhammadu Buhari government against Sowore, the judge still granted the secret police permission to keep him under the anti-terrorism law.
The court held that in case the DSS wanted to interview Dasuki, such interrogation must be from morning to evening of any day, and that he must not be detained.
The IL-10 mRNA expression in the DSS + DKT group was significantly higher than that in the DSS group (p < 0.05) (Figure 6(a)).
"Smartphones remain the top sought-after category this DSS as was the case in 2013.
UNB was awarded the PCI DSS standards for its entire range of payment card affiliated services across all its branches and banking channels (ATM, CDM, Internet banking, Mobile banking, Contact Centre), it said.
People with visual impairment were employed to evaluate the merits of the DSS for people with both visual and mobility impairments because both populations have similar skill sets of cane usage, sound localization, and geographic reasoning [25].
Any commercially available payment applications which have already been deployed by merchants cannot be used from 1 July 2012 if they have not been PA DSS validated.
When booking Gold Class tickets online on www.cinestarcinemas.com for weekday shows, movie enthusiasts can enter into a daily draw to win a spa package courtesy of DSS. Three such prizes will be given away every week until the end of the summer extravaganza.
Haave has fired back in DSS's official comments to the report, saying that "the report never made the nexus between collecting and analyzing data and protection of classified information or the effectiveness of DSS oversight."
Avista DSS, a Web-based service, is designed to increase a company's ROMI by at least 15 percent for marketers new to marketing mix modeling.
As a result of the changes, valuable time and dollars will be saved at both ends of the exceptions process, by RCFEs and DSS alike, making resident care delivery more effective and efficient.