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Asynchronous

1. In computing, describing a process that occurs independently of other processes.

2. In telecommunications, describing two signals within a network or between two networks that are sent at different times.

3. More generally, describing two or more events that occur at a different time or something that occurs at the wrong time.
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Optimizing resource utilization means the systems team needs to see what is happening inside their globally distributed, asynchronously running multi-cluster HPC environment in real-time--a non-trivial data collection and visualization task by itself.
Moreover, asynchronously coupled consensus algorithm has been analyzed thoroughly for the first-order and second-order multiagent systems with stationary consensus algorithm by using many different analysis methods including frequency-domain analysis [16, 17], Lyapunov functions [18-20], and the concept of delayed and hierarchical graphs [21-24].
Not that we don't like talking with our patients, but now that that communication can occur asynchronously and happens within a different layer of the organization, it can help to reduce the number of phone calls so we can sort and organize them, and make sure they are processed as efficiently as possible.
In contrast, asynchronous (timing-mode) capture means that the measurement system samples the value of a bus or individual digital lines "asynchronously" from the system under test.
Designed for professionals who live and work in North America, the Asia-Pacific region, Greater China, and South Korea, the Global Supply Chain Management degree program will be available to the students both synchronously and asynchronously via the Internet.
Drive Club - A team-based racing sim, its collaborative challenges are played out asynchronously across a multitude of devices.
Organisations in the region typically use cloud infrastructure for simple storage backup to cloud data centres over low speed IP networks, trickling the data asynchronously as the network permits.
Some programs have the latitude to incorporate proctored assessments, but this is not always practical in asynchronously structured courses reaching out across a broad geographic region.
Ghost Car races can be played asynchronously with a remote friend, while 5 local Wi-Fi players and 3 local Bluetooth players can duke it out in real time.
Forums: (for asynchronously collaboration with facilitator and other students)
Note that for the first time in the last week it happened asynchronously with American indices, since the S&P500 has been a slight drop, and quite significant.
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