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(1) (Managed Service Provider) An organization that manages a customer's computer systems and networks which are either located on the customer's premises or at a third-party datacenter. MSPs offer a variety of service levels from just notifying the customer if a problem occurs to making all necessary repairs itself. MSPs may also be a source for hardware and staff for its customers.

(2) (Microsoft Solution Provider) A Microsoft certification for qualifying resellers that sell and provide training and support on Microsoft products. A certain number of employees must be Microsoft Certified Professionals.

(3) A Microsoft Paint graphics file format.

(4) A patch file in the Windows 2000 Installer system.

(5) (Multi-Tech Supervisory Protocol) A simultaneous voice and data (SVD) protocol from Multi-Tech Systems, Inc., Mounds View, MN. When a telephone handset is picked up, the modem switches to packet mode, digitizes the voice and interleaves the voice packets with the data packets. See SVD.

(6) (Media Suite Pro) A popular Macintosh-based nonlinear video editing system from Avid Technology, Inc., Tewksbury, MA.

(7) An operating system used in Fujitsu IBM-compatible mainframes.

(8) (Multiprocessing Server Pack) A utility that enables LAN Manager to utilize a computer's multiprocessing capabilities.
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MARK McDonald MSP only confirms the belief that the main qualification to be a politician should be a bullet-proof neck.
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The company plans to use other solutions integrated with MSP, including: LoanSphere Loan Boarding to automate loan setup; Customer CareNet to provide an online solution giving borrowers instant access to their mortgage information; Bulk Data Extract, which sends data files to servicer clients, allowing them to load large volumes of loan data to their personal data warehouse; and Passport, a browser-based, ad hoc query solution giving access to loan portfolio data housed on MSP.
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The reality is that in 2009- 10 the Centre did not increase even by a single rupee the MSP of 10 kharif crops and only marginally increased the MSP of a few crops," he added.
CRISIL believes that the company will maintain its current credit risk profile backed by the financial support it receives from other MSP group companies and limited capital expenditure (capex) plans in the short-term.
eRelease MSP clients may initiate the installation of eRelease Payload by requesting IP 1958 through their DOCX Business Integration Manager or their FIS MSP Representative.
The 43-year-old spoke out as fellow MSP Colin Fox celebrated yesterday after becoming new SSP leader.
Utilizing a 32-Bit MIPS architecture microprocessor core and up to 2 Dual-MAC DSP cores, the MSP products integrate both the routing function and the VoIP CODEC (Encoder/ Decoder) into a single device while providing the necessary performance to handle voice channels and high speed data connections.
I would point out this makes him the only self-financing MSP in Scotland.
a family of four with a household income of $35,000 loses $359--more than the value of their tax cut--with the MSP (medicare) premium;