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modularity

[‚mäj·ə′lar·əd·ē]
(computer science)
The property of functional flexibility built into a computer system by assembling discrete units which can be easily joined to or arranged with other parts or units.

modularity

The characteristic of a system that has been divided into smaller subsystems which interact with each other.
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Gocke said the stigmas associated with modular buildings -- that they are flimsy, unsafe and not nice looking -- no long hold.
We don't have that problem anymore because, with the modular conveyor, we can have tight tolerances by quickly changing the sides and flights anytime we want.
Modular construction offers benefits to both the spec builder and the custom builder.
Our modular formations, continuously enhanced by the insertion of FCS technologies, will ensure our soldiers and leaders have the capabilities they need to win decisively when and where the nation calls," he said.
The strategic alliance was a natural opportunity to combine Garrison's design with one of the most respected producers of modular buildings to provide a premium product in an efficient and effective timeframe.
Suppliers that develop a profound understanding of their customers' brand strategies and help them become more competitive through their own modular strategies will benefit and become a fixed part of the OEM business system.
Central to the challenge in deploying modular storage systems is balancing capacity, availability, and performance requirements versus budgetary considerations.
In addition to delivering the same modular, cost-effective packaging found in EMC's industry-leading mid-tier CLARiiON systems family with the full power of the Symmetrix Direct Matrix Architecture, Symmetrix DMX800 embodies the complete suite of EMC Symmetrix software functionality.
Its most recent purchases include K2 modular loss-in-weight units.
Modular cleanrooms cope well with the general range of commercial & industrial cleanroom specifications.