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PDC

PDC

(1) (Primary Domain Controller) A service in a Windows server that manages security for its local domain. Every domain has one PDC, which contains a database of usernames, passwords and permissions. The PDC also provides a time service for the network and typically obtains the time from an edge router, which gets its time from the Internet. See domain-based network and BDC.

(2) (Personal Digital Communications) A digital cellular phone system widely used in Japan. Based on TDMA, it transmits in the 810-826 MHz and 1477-1501 MHz bands. PDC is a 2G wireless system. See cellular generations and PHS.


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Hearn added: "I'd take the BDO off the BBC because I don't think we should have two world championships - the PDC is the only real world title.
Organisak took the helm at PDC last July after his predecessor, Gray Montague, was let go (see Presstime News, Dance Magazine, October 2001, page 43).
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And during his tenure, the PDC landed a $175,000 Richard King Mellon Foundation grant, plus $150,000 from the Pittsburgh Foundation.
PDC is happy to be partnering with such a reputable company as Gateway Ticketing Systems," says Robin Barber, Vice President for PDC.
Water Street divested PDC after spending five years building the company into a global leader in patient safety identification (ID) through a combination of strategic acquisitions and organic initiatives.
Director at Turning Point Communications, will spearhead public relations and communications activities for PDC to enhance PDC's image and position within its multiple markets in Healthcare, Leisure & Entertainment, and Law Enforcement.
The PDC began June 11 and runs through today at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center.