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POSIT

(Profiles for Open Systems Internetworking Technologies) A set of voluntary standards published by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) for network equipment purchased by the U.S. government. It is the successor to GOSIP.
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POSIT Alert, alerts traders to block crossing opportunities from order flow in POSIT and ITG algorithms, which has over 600 million shares of standing buy-side liquidity and an average trade size of 41,000 shares.
Our goal at Posit Science is for brain span to match life span so that people can remain vibrant throughout life," said Eric Mann, Posit Science vice president of marketing.
Accused: Wichai Somkhaoyai and Bualoi Posit at the provincial courthouse in Surat Thani province' Kathrine Horton (left) with friend Ruth Adams on New Year's Day
The POSIT reportedly is a good measure for discriminating between groups of adolescents known to have problems (in-treatment) and groups of adolescents without problems (NIDA: National Institute on Drug Abuse, 1987).
This week, Posit Science announced that AAA clubs in Southern California, Michigan, Illinois and several other Midwestern states are offering the DriveSharp program without charge to older drivers insured by their affiliated insurers.
POSIT Marketplace year-to-date crossing rates are 10-12% for ITG's large-volume algorithmic users.
VICTIM: Katherine' KILLERS: Wichai Somkhaoyai, left, and Bualoi Posit
Police say fishermen Posit and Somkhaoyai confessed to killing 21-year-old Katherine Horton from Cardiff, on the evening of New Year's Day.
Yesterday, Mr Shinawatra called for Posit and Somkhaoyai to be executed if found guilty.
Blackmore criticizes the current tendency "to posit shipwreck literature as a category of travel narrative" as "far too broad a characterization to be of extensive critical use," and proposes instead "that shipwreck narrative is a form (or 'minor genre') of historiographic or chronistic writing" (40).
Sometimes they posit explanations that make use of today's knowledge to explain mysteries of the past.
I posit that the form of "truth" asserted by the invocation of Black Speak is based in the sense of community evoked by and attributed to the cultural/communicative form.