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SMD

(1) (Storage Module Device) A high-performance hard disk interface used with minis and mainframes that transfers data in the 1-4 MBytes/sec range (SMD-E provides highest rate). See hard disk.

(2) (Surface Mount Device) A surface-mounted chip or discrete component. See surface mount.

(3) (Secure Message Delivery) An Australian e-health standard that provides secure delivery of medical records from sender to receiver.
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14 notice of strike, SMD accused Ciac of unfair labor practices for outsourcing job positions needed for operation and maintenance.
AMCI has been a trusted source of PLC-based motion controls for over 30 years, and released their first SMD Series product over 10 years ago.
SMD had recently posted accounts showing a sharp fall in turnover in 2016, which were attributed to Russian sanctions and the turmoil in the oil and gas market.
Hong Kong Stock Exchange-listed CSR Times Electric has pledged to invest heavily in SMD, a move which chief executive Andrew Hodgson said will help the firm grow significantly, as well as giving it access to new markets in Asia and beyond.
SMD is an employee survey and assessment company that delivers results, not just insights, via its patent-pending, cloud-based technology, SMD Link.
SMD filed its strike notice at the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on December 14, 2018, but it has yet to complete its strike vote to hold the work stoppage.
'Ciac only offered a meager and unacceptable involuntary separation package and nothing [about] other demands,' SMD said.
"It's gratifying for SMD to be asked to mentor these very skilled and inventive people and being able to contribute with our knowledge and experience in a way that can one day better the planet."
The software was used to simplify SMD's manufacturing process.
Bilateral Inferior Turbinectomy (BIT) was carried out under local anaesthesia, same as it was for SMD and turbinectomy was carried by angled scissors.
A spokeswoman for SMD said: "The number of roles being made redundant is 14 but we are looking to re-employ people into other vacancies."
A subsidiary of train maker China South Rail has bought a UK manufacturer of ocean engineering products, Specialist Machine Developments (SMD).