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repository

a place where commodities are kept before being sold; warehouse

repository

(database)

repository

(programming)
The core of a CASE tool, typically a DBMS where all development documents are stored.

repository

(1) A generic term for a storehouse of data.

(2) A database of information about application software that includes author, data elements, inputs, processes, outputs and interrelationships.

(3) A database of digital certificate information. The repository is maintained by the certification authority (CA) and is queried to find out if a certificate is valid, has expired or has been revoked. See CA and PKI.
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There have been times when our existing data repository is not available, and we have used iMODULES data repository to get alumni information for mailings, regional events and even to find a certain constituency from a specific segment of our population.
Oracle Clinical Data Repository can help organizations streamline critical tasks that have historically taken up the valuable time of scientists and highly skilled informatics personnel.
Equally important to the availability of a single data repository is the population of trusted data provided by the originator.
With the Optymyze data repository management application, companies are able to:
define data tables to be included in the data repository, which is organized as an open data model with unlimited flexibility
This month's HotList features 35 data repository systems from vendors who responded to the survey form.
This is clearly an expensive proposition and when it is realized that the clinical data repository and pharmacy systems are needed as fundamental infrastructure, the figure could easily double.
Hyperlinks to the data repository sign-on and access screens allow the user to perform research functions and view technical data online if a repository supports Web access.
org has announced the creation of a centralized data repository for electronics recycling related information.
April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Unicode(R) Consortium announced today that it will be hosting the Common Locale Data Repository project, providing key building blocks for software to support the world's languages.
The new business process, which will be phased in through 2004, will consolidate the collection, editing, and access of quarterly bank financial reports into a central data repository, which will be accessible by banking regulators, financial institutions, and the public.
Under this agreement, Ariba and MasterCard will connect enhanced transaction data from the MasterCard global data repository with Ariba Supplier Network[TM], resulting in integration of purchasing and corporate card programs available for companies globally.

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