HIPO


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HIPO

(Hierarchy plus Input-Process-Output) Pronounced "hy-po." An IBM flow-charting technique that provides a graphical method for designing and documenting programs.
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When you speak to a HIPO, you hear them using the word "we" instead of the word "I" quite often.
To build the HIPO instrument, a seven-person team turned to finite element analysis (FEA) software, in particular COSMOS/M FEA software.
The objective here is to: (1) discuss the use of HIPO programs in today's business environment, (2) introduce key decision points in assessing the need for, design of, and management of a program to develop HIPOs, and (3) identify what we know about the consequences of these decisions.
The two-year programs show more preference for such traditional tools as hierarchy diagrams, system flowcharts, and HIPO charts, whereas the four-year programs lean toward the structured tools.
These HIPOs are your elephants," and they should be the main focus of your job.
Companies rely on previous performance to identify HIPOs; however, only 1 in 7 high performers are HIPOs.
Design and implementation (development and parameterization) and tasks related (migration, testing, training, two intermittent sharp departure from the HIPO, complex, three-tier architecture with, browser used, transaction-based, on-line case management workflow management IT system called Semaphore IT security experts tasks, support infrastructure design) to carry out.
HiPos value recognition - but only one in nine organisations tell these individuals they're HiPo and just 11 per cent of businesses ask their HiPos to make a reciprocal commitment to the copany in return for the investment in their careers.
To applaud the PTCL employees selected as Group HiPos and celebrate the high representation of the company in this international forum, a launch ceremony was held at PTCL HQs on 25th October, 2013.
It is also the biggest area of HiPOs (high potential incidents), a major contributor of fatalities and a factor in almost every process safety incident.
El estomago aglandular de los hipos es una camara de fermentacion comparable al reticulorumen de los rumiantes, con gran actividad microbiana.