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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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The introduction of a connect time option will enable Dialog customers to choose among pricing methods tailored to their skills and search methods, as well as their search needs.
Reviewing the documentation manual in advance decreases connect time charges and helps establish a search strategy.
Wagner continued, "The concept of connect time charging is an anomaly associated with the costly infrastructure required to support the early online market.
The software may also be downloaded for no charge other than connect time from the CompuServe Information Service by accessing several forums including: The Education Forum (GO EDFORUM); the Students Forum (GO STUFORUM); the Consumers Forum (GO CONFORUM) and the Investors Forum (GO INVFORUM).
With MNP 10, their connect times are shorter and communication links more reliable.
These statistics include: connection success rate (CSR), average bit rate (ABR) and StreamQ(TM), a proprietary metric which provides an accurate measurement of overall stream quality based on connect time, buffer time, and rebuffer time.
99 per month, offering the same features as the unlimited access plan but with a connect time limit of 150 hours per month.
These statistics include connection success rate (CSR), average bit rate (ABR) and StreamQ(TM), a proprietary metric which provides an accurate measurement of overall stream quality based on connect time, buffer time, and rebuffer time.
This process reduces online connect time and its associated costs, and accelerates access to the database.
92 modem not only speeds up the users connect time, it also enables them to diagnose Internet connection problems on their own.
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.