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PDS

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PDS

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PDS

(1) (Processor Direct Slot) A single expansion slot on certain, early Macintosh models that was used to connect high-speed peripherals as well as additional CPUs. Providing a channel directly to the CPU, the PDS coexisted with NuBus slots on some models. The PDS was mostly CPU specific, but managed to remain standard on the Mac LC through various CPU incarnations.

(2) (Premises Distribution System) The cabling, racks and adapters that connect telephone wires within a building or group of buildings to each other and to external lines of the telephone company.
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PDS provides over 35 years of experience with medical practice management and electronic health record solutions for practices at all levels.
Director of PDS, Kath Bevan, said: "To win another major contract with the South Wales Police Authority is fantastic news for PDS.
Bentley's ProjectWise collaboration servers are used by the vast majority of PDS user organizations (even to manage PDS' DGN deliverables) and are mission critical to managing distributed enterprise workflows across other disciplines and project types.
At the 2003 PDS National Conference in Orlando, a group of 75 interested participants met to talk about the continuum of school-university relationships.
The process of learning within the PDS provides for simultaneous renewal among all stakeholders.
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The Professional Development Series requires the member to attend a specified number of PDS designated seminars.
Examples of MSU's PDS themes include the (a) Academic Learning Program; (b) Heterogeneous Classrooms Program; (c) Learning Community Program; and (d) Multiple Perspectives Pro-gram (Barnes, 1987).
Joe Vaughan, general manager of Condre Technology added, "The Go Video PDS media line offers our Dealer and Reseller Partners the best price/performance media option available today.
After initial electoral failure in the early 1990s, the PDS returned with a vengeance in the 1994 Federal Elections, where--although it continued to receive only marginal support in the old states of Germany--it garnered 4.
7 also contains a new feature to speed up the use of PDS.