transaction processing system


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transaction processing system

[tran′sak·shən ′prä‚ses·iŋ ‚sis·təm]
(computer science)
A system which processes predefined transactions, one at a time, with direct, on-site entry of the transactions into a terminal, and which produces predefined outputs and maintains the necessary data base.
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To prevent persons who only need to query and report transaction processing system data, from having access to transaction processing system databases, and the logic used in their maintenance.
That is, the limitations will not be in every implementation of a transaction processing system, and will vary in degree of crippling capacity.
To perform server/disk bound tasks associated with querying and reporting on servers/disks not used by transaction processing systems
Most firms want to set up transaction processing systems in order that transactions will be completed in an acceptable amount of time.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- Intralot, a leading global supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing systems has selected Terraplay's technology for its B-On platform.
Intralot, a public company listed on the ASE, is a leading supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing systems, innovative game content and value added services to state-licensed gaming organizations worldwide.
Data regarding GDV and purchase volume is derived from information provided by MasterCard members that is subject to logical and statistical verification by MasterCard and limited cross-checking against information provided by MasterCard's transaction processing systems.
Today we provide market-leading electronic transaction processing systems to over 165 industry-leading companies and government agencies.
I believe that our rich implementation experience and natively compliant systems help our customers get up and running faster and less expensively with one of the most reliable, secure EDI transaction processing systems available," said Mohan Wanchoo, Senior Vice President, Intelsys Corporation.

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