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OSD

(1) (On-Screen Display) An on-screen control panel for adjusting monitors, TVs and cameras. For monitors and TVs, the OSD is used to fine tune display characteristics such as contrast and brightness. For cameras, it is accessed to configure settings such as frame rate and resolution.

(2) (Open Software Description) An XML data vocabulary for describing a software package, module or component. OSD was designed to ease the distribution and updating of software via push technology.

(3) See Open Source Definition.
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Later on he had arrested some accomplices of Maulana Fazalur Rehman for possessing arms and ammunition in the jurisdiction of Police Station Shahzad Town Islamabad, the then Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had made him OSD.
Lastly, there's a fellowship component to the OSD Logistics Fellowship.
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The government had given me a written assurance that I would be appointed to the post of OSD.
With the OSD discharged in four phases, the implementation of the second and third phases (years 1 and 2) was essential to enable phase 4 to be correctly 'conceptualised' and tabled for negotiation, he said.
Thembi Gumbi, SAMA's labour relations chief, said one consequence of rejecting the employer's OSD counter-proposal would have been to leave the baseline for the upcoming annual public sector salary adjustments (backdated to July this year) far lower, costing doctors dearly.
The OSD Fellows program is sponsored by the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Logistics and Materiel Readiness).
Advance Concept Technology Demonstration (ACTD) program is another OSD program managed by the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Advanced Systems and Concepts (DUSD(AS&C)).
For the first 6 months, participants are assigned to the OSD Transportation Policy and Supply Chain Integration Offices, where they assist with policy formulation and evaluation.
Under the Information Technology Support Services Contract (ITSSC), awarded for one base year and four option years, CACI will provide a range of technical support to multiple OSD offices and agencies subject to the BPA, in such areas as software development, financial management systems, secure communications, and e-Commerce services.
OSD, which results from a synthesis of new and preexisting technologies, grew out of an effort by Maxoptix and technology partners Mitsubishi Chemical, Asahi/Pentax, and the Lafe Group to develop a high capacity (40GB or more) removable, rewritable, high-reliability optical drive.