broad tool

broad tool

A wide steel chisel used to finish-dress stone.
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PBM is a broad tool to evaluate resource allocation during the planning, programming and budget process.
It provides our customers with the cost effective performance and the broad tool chain and application support required to address this exciting, new market for multi-service enterprise and service provider CPE equipment.
Development has become a broad tool of assimilation.
Regional networking, community visioning, broad tool use, and dealing with emerging global inferences are the keys for local economies to survive in the 1990s and beyond.
When combined, this broad tool family offers semiconductor manufacturers a powerful technology solution that enables the safe and rapid detection of process contamination at the earliest possible time.
Tailored SOC design methodologies, an Open Core Protocol (OCP) interconnect structure, standard libraries and on-chip memories from industry-leading companies, and broad tool and software support minimize development time, risk and cost, an important advantage for a processor core suited to embedded consumer applications such as digital and interactive TVs, set-top boxes and DVD players.
The PIC32 is launching with broad tool support throughout the industry.
By combining the knowledge discovery and interactivity of its business intelligence technologies with the authoring and publishing capabilities of its SQR(TM) reporting tools, Brio is able to give customers a broad tool set for the creation, management and distribution of enterprise information.
At the same time, it offers SOC designers broad tool and software support that minimizes development time, risk and cost.
As with all MIPS-based(TM) technologies, the 24K core family offers broad tool and software support only available to products based upon an industry-standard architecture.
1 provides broad tool support via a variety of open source tools retargeted for embedded cross development, including the first MontaVista development environment powered by KDevelop -- an award-winning open source integrated development environment (IDE).