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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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Sources further said, the Benami Information Processing Committee will gather information regarding benami assets and will provide it to the relevant officials.
For the objective assessment of Mathematics Anxiety, a psychometric scale, namely, short Mathematics Anxiety Rating Scale by Suri, Monroe and Koc (2012) was used and Taggart and Torrance's Human Information Processing Survey was used to find the dominant information processing mode of the student.
Dodge's social information processing (SIP) model tells us how a child selectively stores social cues, how he interprets it, selects a response and acts upon it.
In his review of the literature, Staal (2004) concluded that stressors lead to two specific changes in decision making: causing information processing to "become more rigid with fewer alternatives scanned" and inducing the tendency to "persist with a method or problem-solving strategy even after it has ceased to be helpful" (p.
Besides this, MOL has offices for its other divisions such as MOL Information Technology, MOL Information processing services, MOL Auto logistics Ltd, Mitsui O.S.K.
Benjamin D Lorello, global head of investment banking and capital markets at Jefferies, said, 'The hiring of Tim Monnin represents a further deepening of our existing coverage Business Services, as Transaction and Information Processing represents a large component of this sector.
This spending is commonly known as business fixed investment (BFI) and includes information processing equipment and software, capital equipment, and structures as its major components.
Filling the need for a text on theoretical concepts in computational neuroscience, this introductory text for undergraduate students in the brain and cognitive sciences outlines the principles and mechanisms that guide the development, organization, information processing, and mental functions of the nervous system.
Summary: Tunisia, represented by the ''Ecole Superieure des Communications de Tunis (Sup'com),'' has joined the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP), thus becoming the 2nd Arab and 4th African member state.
In the study, researchers found that men with higher levels of vitamin D performed consistently better in a simple and sensitive neuropsychological test that assesses an individual's attention and speed of information processing.
At the present day, the learning approach that explains learning in the most comprehensive way is known as information processing model.
In addition, the tamoxifen groups also performed worse than exemestane users on information processing speed, Dr.

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