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PDQ

(Parallel Data Query) A query optimized for massively parallel processors (MPPs). The software breaks down the query into pieces so that several parts of the database can be searched simultaneously. See SMP.
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The information culled by PDQ can help lenders reduce the number of unnecessary appraisals ordered for applications that do not result in a loan, saving both time and money, according to Bill Sullivan, TransUnion Settlement Solutions' senior vice president, sales and marketing.
PDQ's other tongue-in-cheek operas include "Prelude to Einstein on the Fritz," "Oedipus Tex," "The Magic Bassoon," "A Little Nightmare Music," "The Stoned Guest" and "Hansel & Gretel & Ted & Alice: An Opera in One Unnatural Act."
The PDQ logistics programs work within a robust facility "cluster" arrangement deployed by USCS in strategic geographical areas which provide customers with greater flexibility, diversity and depth of operations.
PDQ Engineering's sales director John Johnson said: "When we took over the business the order book was in a stronger position than any of us can remember, which gives us a very good base to go forward from.
PDQ sales manager John Johnson said: "Many of the parts supplied have gone into the Ali Abbas project.
Table 2 shows the required number of pallet moves by the materials handling process given a budgeted annual production of 100,000 units of product PDQ in lot sizes of 1,000 units.
Thermal-oxidative effects of PDQ, for instance, boost the temperature of disposed products and accelerate biodegradation activity.
Both CUPS and PDQ were designed to alleviate printing problems encountered by users of UNIX and Linux.
Barnett Kramer, chairman of the PDQ panel and associate director for disease prevention at the National Institutes of Health, told this newspaper that the release of the federal guidelines will not affect the planned release of the panel's report this month.
PDQ panel members said in interviews with this newspaper that enough doubt had been cast on evidence supporting mammography that it may be time for guidelines to take a less prescriptive tone and instead advocate a shared decision-making model, in which informed women weigh all the pros and cons against their personal preferences.
The system, which includes a position mooring system, will be installed on BP's drilling and production semi-submersible Crazy Horse PDQ (production, drilling and quarters).
The so-called 'PDQ' language and the 'PD-Quette' guide are designed for people who want to send e-mails quickly and succinctly from their PDAs, but who are keen to retain a level of professionalism and formality in their e-mail messages.