vertical application


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vertical application

(application, jargon)
An application program supporting one specific industry process, e.g. for e-commerce purchasing applications, the entire distribution process including order entry, shipping, and customer service.

Compare horizontal application.
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Both InstantGlaze I and II sealants and their vertical application technology are said to allow manufacturers to produce high quality windows and doors that increase productivity up to 33% over tape glazing.
It also carries information that will help readers' drive to expand into new, untapped vertical application market segments.
The NAS 5000 device combines optical and magnetic, thus enabling IT managers to perform vertical application where they can do imaging and virtual backup.
Judicious investment in the major vertical application areas is paying off.
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Going forward, 121 Communications will be able to license any or all products from the Velocity suite to its customers and build Vivisimo-powered search portals for any vertical application.
The alliance combines Microsoft's technology and Unisys deep heritage of expertise in the mission critical enterprise environment to deliver complete solutions for business critical computing, including integrated platforms, powerful vertical applications and comprehensive global services.
The new SAIT format is set to trigger resurgent interest in tape for enterprise storage vertical applications.
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As a result, the vast majority of Tablet PCs that shipped in 2003 went to vertical applications.
Brava Reader is positioned as an easy-to-use, multi-format viewer that can be freely distributed for use in a wide variety of horizontal and vertical applications.

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