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connect time

[kə′nekt ‚tīm]
(computer science)
The time that a user at a terminal is signed on to a computer.

connect time

The amount of time a user at a terminal is logged on to a computer system. See online service and service bureau.
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We've greatly reduced connect time charges, and, in some cases, entirely eliminated them to allow our customers to identify information without watching the clock.
To balance the drop in connect time charges and keep pace with rising costs, pricing for reports from Investext and Pipeline have changed.
Connect time charges for searching the complementary databases remains $99 per hour.
Reviewing the documentation manual in advance decreases connect time charges and helps establish a search strategy.
Multiple search topics can minimize connect time if the primary search topic is very broad and provides many alternatives.
Down-loaded information can be stored in the computer and printer later, minimizing the connect time necessary.
Honorable Mention recipients, awarded $500 in free connect time in the CIP program of their choice, are: University of Wisconsin, Steenbock Library, Madison, WI; Hampshire College, Amherst, MA; and Douglas Middle School, Ellsworth Air Force Base, SD.
Transport think tank Greengauge 21 has released its vision of high speed trains running up both sides of the country, and across the Pennines, as part of a pounds 69bn plan to reduce connect times to the capital.
A new 23-gate, world-class, consolidated international terminal (DFW's fifth) and an elevated bi-directional automated people mover system with average terminal connect times of five minutes, both currently under construction, will continue to position DEW as a premier global air transportation hub well into the future.
By incorporating Conexant's ZipWire SDSL solution, Efficient Networks offers customers faster connect times, quicker recovery from circuit changes, freedom from time-consuming pre-provisioning and greatly expanded interoperability with a wide range of central-office systems.
Kanok said, "THAI has coordinated its schedules with our member airlines to ensure that passengers have minimal connect times wherever their final destination might be.
The combination of US Robotics' faster connect times, fast upload speeds, advanced security and seamless call handling with the powerful ad blocking and cookie management technology of AdSubtract will dramatically improve Internet performance, reduce screen clutter and enhance Internet privacy through the blocking of Internet ads and profiling cookies that allow marketers access to personal and corporate information and buying habits.