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Business Segment

A division or subset of a business' operations, especially in large corporations. For a division to be considered a segment, it must directly earn revenue for the company. For example, a heavily diversified corporation may have one segment dedicated to telecommunications, another to manufacturing, and a third to energy. It is also known simply as a segment. Internally, each segment's expenses and revenues are accounted for separately.

segment

An identifiable part of a business organization. For example, a large corporation might have a number of segments including industrial, aerospace, and leisure products. Also called business segment.
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Pica8 has the most diverse set of overlay schemes available on white boxes, from NVGRE to VXLAN to MPLS via Labeled BGP, said Rabiul Hasan, director of product line management at Pica8.
As the price of asphalt continues to increase, HCC overlays are becoming more competitive on an initial cost basis and more economical on a life cycle cost basis," note Sprinkel, Ozyildirim, Hossain, Elfino, Wu and Habib.
A new, multi-layer design for the overlay metrology target, offering an innovative approach for measuring numerous combinations of intra- and inter-layer overlay data from the same target image on multi-patterning layers.
The CAD Overlay can be used in stand alone manual inspection or incorporated into an automated teach file.
Unlike, acrylic nails, gel overlays won't lengthen your nails, but they do strengthen and improve the appearance of your natural nails.
Before considering these motivations and the types of challenges, however, we need to define what constitutes an overlay.
This overlay shows what a person cannot see given a specific position, optics, and height.
An expanded description of the Forecast of Decorative Overlays can be found on GC&A's Web site: www.
Lambert said the Planning Commission established the special overlay zones because of the dramatic hillsides and substantial grading that would be required to develop the land.
Hardwood overlay, which uses birch, oak or maple veneers, is used for such items as kitchen cabinets, commercial furniture, and, in some cases, as wall panelling.
He notes that the overlay technique, with its benefits mostly limited to blue and gray backgrounds, differs markedly from the so-called Irlen lens system, promoted heavily in some parts of the United States and Australia in recent years.
The eternal question of online video is how to make it interactive and profitable," said Rob Lane, President and CEO of Overlay.