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automate

To turn a set of manual steps into an electronic operation that runs on its own. It may also refer to removing certain human interactions with the software in an existing information system to make it operate from beginning to end without intervention. See automation.
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Mike Hughes, senior vice president of Safeco Business Insurance, recently spoke to Best's Review about the company's goal to become the top writer of small and midmarket business and how the company is using automated underwriting for its business owner policy business.
Wholesale adoption of automated electronic reporting systems in their current form might instead represent a quick response to the pressures of the moment rather than a fully considered decision that acknowledges some of the documented problems with the new technology.
Policy-driven automated provisioning: Automated provisioning builds on the previous development by automating provisioning procedures according to user-set business policies.
In addition, Invio enables automated processes that cross-organizational boundaries -- while supporting the administrator /consumer user relationships inherent to shared information storage services.
A notice that a fee may be imposed by an automated teller machine operator as defined in section 205.
An automated bus system would be in place within five years, says engineer Richard Bishop, who has managed the U.
A total of 1,350 passengers took test rides in automated cars.
GW Plastics plans to install an automated gauging and SPC software package from Applied Statistics, Inc.
As an introduction, the first three chapters of the book discuss the three national automated information systems--NCIC, the Automated Identification System (AIS), and the Interstate Identification Index (III).
LAS VEGAS -- AutomatedQA, a provider of easy-to-use and affordable tools for testing and developing high-quality applications, today announced Automated Build Studio 3, the latest version of the company's powerful build and release management system.
In a recent study by Horison Information Strategies, relative pricing comparisons were made for working subsystems of enterprise-class disk, mid-range disk, and for lower-cost IDE/ATA or subsystems, and for a variety of vendors' automated tape subsystems.
Automated underwriting is essential to enable a free-flowing process from customer to risk taker in the insurance transaction.

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