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Collection

The presentation of a negotiable instrument for payment, or the conversion of any accounts receivable into cash.

Collection

The act of receiving payment for goods or services. Collection occurs on the spot in a cash sale, while it may occur some weeks or even months later in a credit sale. See also: Accounts receivable, Collection policy.
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Tom Weiss, CEO of Genius Digital, concluded: "We are convinced that data security will be key to enabling the data-driven pay-TV operator and we are delighted that our data collection technology will continue to be integrated as part of the Verspective Operator Analytics suite."
In that time, we have processed, preserved, and made thousands of social science data collections available for reuse.
My biggest struggle in the classroom is data collection. I was arriving to work early, and staying late and was still unable to finish it all.
In this section, some recent mobile data collection mechanisms are briefly reviewed.
"When the management of a company deems forensic data collection to be necessary, they expect that the collection and review process will be effective and not expose them to further risk," explains Barker, who advises companies in forensic data collection.
This "First Look" presents findings from the preliminary data of the IPEDS fall 2012 data collection, which included three survey components: Institutional Characteristics for the 2012-13 academic year; Completions, covering the period July 1, 2011, through June 30, 2012; and 12-Month Enrollment, covering the period July 1, 2011, through June 30, 2012.
In 2006, a survey of New South Wales (NSW) ICUs was conducted to gain a preliminary understanding of ICU data collection and quality in NSW (14).
"John is an expert in supply chain strategy, network and operations performance optimization, process and systems design, and the selection and deployment of automatic data collection and warehouse technology and systems," said St.
30, 2011, and established a onetime "snapshot" data collection from states regarding hours of engagement not already captured under existing TANF reporting requirements and greater detail on the spending states claim under "other" or "authorized under prior law." The data collection requirement will be in two parts; the first will comprise data for the month of March 2011 and is due May 31, 2011; the second part will cover the third quarter of FY 2011 and is due Aug.
The DH & DHS Data Reform Program (formerly the DH & DHS Information Management (IM) Strategy), was established to improve the efficiency of data collection and reporting arrangements between the departments and external organisations and individuals.
CartoPac Field Solutions has released CartoPac 3.0, an enhanced edition of its flagship suite of solutions for field data collection and asset management.
Remarkably, some things that could not have been imagined in 1984 are now commonplace at the BLS: the use of the Internet for data collection and dissemination, computers on every employee's desk, staff telecommuting, distance training via video and computer, cognitive review to improve the clarity and accuracy of BLS questionnaires and publications, blogs and wikis, and more.

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