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data processing

the organization and processing of information in a business. The use of COMPUTERS to store data (see DATA STORAGE) and to undertake routine data processing activities such as recording purchases, sales, payroll etc. can save time, improve recording accuracy and reduce staffing costs. See INFORMATION MANAGEMENT, LOCAL AREA NETWORK.
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Of course, nothing is free, but the costs of digital data processing are falling faster than expectations for digital data processing are rising.
Going through this checklist with your data processing service company prior to placing the order will save massive headaches, anxiety (on both sides!) and ensure that your data processing dollars are being spent wisely - and that your mailing is being handled per the latest in technology and expertise!
Founded in 1988, the firm recruits professionals for Fortune 500 companies in sales and marketing, banking, accounting, finance, engineering, data processing and medical recruitment.
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He is an extremely experienced practitioner of disaster management/recovery plans for data processing, but his experience outside that field is somewhat limited.
Membership in both the Data Processing Managers Association (DPMA) and the Canadian Information Processing Society (CIPS) has helped the company secure a major market share.
Engineering, science, and data processing managers plan, coordinate, and direct technical and scientific activities.
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The integrated office should revolve around multifunctional workstations using distributed data processing principles.
Now, Fujitsu has developed a new stream processing architecture that automatically switches to a newly provided data processing program when a parallelized data processing job has been completed, by separating stream processing into data reception processing and actual data processing so that data reception processing and current data processing are not stopped (patent pending).
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