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JAD

Joint Application Design

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JAD

(Joint Application Development) An approach to systems analysis and design introduced by IBM in the late 1970s that emphasizes teamwork between user and technician. Small groups meet to determine system objectives and the business transactions to be supported. The meetings are run by a neutral facilitator who can move the group toward well-defined goals. Results include a prototype of the proposed system. See RAD.
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Through collaborative activities such as the annual Member Information Conference, Joint Application Development Sessions and Regional Workshops, just to name a few, we value the voice of our Member-Owners and work closely with them to ensure our focus is where it needs to be.
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Vangent has been supporting CMS' Enterprise Architecture (EA) initiatives since 2005, providing business process modeling, detailed risk assessment, gap analysis, joint application development facilitation and related training services.
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Ericsson will also set up a joint Application Development Environment with Maxis to jumpstart the development of exclusive multimedia products and services for its customers, in particular those which take advantage of streaming capabilities such as interactive TV, live concerts and sports, news-on-demand, and many more.
Tony will help us leverage our existing channel ecosystem and will focus on adding Plumtree-powered applications to our portfolio through new alliances and joint application development.
As part of its joint application development and marketing partnership with Symbol Technologies, Locus has committed to making all of its hand-held applications compatible with Symbol PDAs and mobile computing devices.
Direct product sales objectives are centered on expanding our Marquee accounts who have implemented the BRICKServer product, while our partnering strategy involves joint application development efforts using BRICKServer as a basic platform for building secure customer applications.
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Prior to implementing CashFlow, Mitchell worked in a joint application development effort (JAD) with Fireman's Fund to ensure seamless integration of CashFlow with the insurer's existing claims systems.
VPD developed prototype layouts that outlined their ideas, and we used their work to design the system during joint application development sessions.
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