data unit


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data unit

[′dad·ə ‚yü·nət]
(computer science)
A set of digits or characters treated as a whole.
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Trinity Mirror's Data Unit extracted hundreds of thousands of pizzas from the Just Eat website, which claims to be the world's leading online takeaway ordering service, to come up with a comprehensive list.
David Ottewell, head of Trinity Mirror's data unit, said: "The guide has proved enormously popular with parents in the years since it was first launched.
Everton have had it easy according to the data unit - away fixtures against teams with an average finishing league position of 14.
Pursuing technology expertise with our partners is a prerequisite for us to help our customers to get scalable and flexible network and security solutions," reported Joris Meylaers, the General Manager of Data Unit.
In contrast to FIFO, FIFO2 stores a reference bit for each data unit in the queue.
DENBIGHSHIRE County Council is the best in Wales, according to statistics recently issued by the Local Government Data Unit.
The NPE, which consists of several transmitter units and the mission data unit, both designed and built by ITT, generates and transmits all of the navigation signals for military and civil users and maintains the highly precise timing for navigation performance.
Thales delivered to Airbus the first lab unit of its TopFlight Satcom Satellite Data Unit just 11 months after being awarded the contract.
However, a report by council transportation officials, notes: "Since the DfT approved the sites, the West Midlands Police traffic data unit have reassessed the sites and found that there were insufficient accidents to justify cameras on the section between Wheelwright Road and Chester Road.
SCSI command descriptor blocks (CDBs) are packed into a protocol data unit (PDU) by the iSCSI driver and are then passed onto the transmission control protocol (TCP) stack.
The large "alleged discrepancies" have implications mainly for China's coastal fisheries, "because China is not an important food-fish exporter," says Richard Grainger, the chief of the FAO's fisheries data unit.
which earlier bought the Telerate market data unit from Bridge, Quick will set up a wholly owned subsidiary, Quick MoneyLine Telerate Corp.