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GIPS

/gips/ or /jips/ [Analogy with MIPS] Giga-Instructions per Second (or possibly "Gillions of Instructions per Second"; see gillion).

In 1991, this was used of only a handful of highly parallel machines and one sequential processor built with Josephson devices. DEC's Alpha AXP 21164 processor was the first commercially available 1 GIPS sequential processor (7 Sep 1994). Compare KIPS.

["A 1-GIPS Josephson Data Processor", Yuji Hatano et al, IEEE J Solid State Circuits, vol 26, 6, June 1991]

GIPS

(1) (Giga Instructions Per Second) See instructions per second.

(2) (Global IP Solutions, San Francisco, CA, www.gipscorp.com) A company specializing in scalable video coding (SVC) software for real-time voice and video that was acquired by Google in 2010. See SVC.
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The 2020 GIPS standards are applicable to both investment managers and asset owners, and better accommodate managers of alternative investment strategies and private wealth firms.
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The GIPS standards are ethical standards to ensure fair representation and full disclosure of investment performance.
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Global IP Solutions (Oslo Bors: GIPS), the leading provider of IP multimedia processing solutions, today announced that Israel-based Outsmart, a leading provider of convergence solutionsfor telecom operators, is using GIPS VideoEngine inside its Plug 'n Talk(TM)softphone to ensure reliable high-quality voice and video.
ESPRE Solutions (Pinksheets:ERPT), a Dallas-based video media solutions company, announced (12 June) that its proprietary video compression technology incorporated in the GIPS Video Engine (using the ESPRE LSVX Codec) will be included in an Instant Messaging (IM) Application to be launched by the Chinese language internet search engine, Baidu Inc.
Global IP Sound, a provider of embedded voice processing technologies, has launched a free trial program for its GIPS IP Network Simulator and GIPS IP WorkBench software tools.
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