block transfer


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block transfer

[′bläk ¦trans·fər]
(computer science)
The movement of data in blocks instead of by individual records.
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In this paper, we explore the conditions for and consequences of control block transfers that involve less than 100% of the target shares, specifically when investor protection is poor.
The FLS block transfer is a task that simulates tissue manipulation.
While large-scale federal block transfer programs either explicitly or implicitly have redistributed resources from some provinces to others, the federal government has other redistributive mechanisms in place.
The advantages of QSDC protocols are a lack of secret key distribution, the possibility of data transfer between more than two parties, and the possibility of attack detection providing a high level of IS (up to information-theoretic security) for the protocols using block transfer. The main disadvantages are difficulty in practical realisation of protocols using entangled states (and especially protocols using entangled states for d-level quantum systems), slow transfer rate, the need for large capacity quantum memory for all parties (for protocols using block transfer of qubits), and the asymptotic security of the ping-pong protocol.
The premiers were also happy about having a block transfer that they could spend on anything.
So it's almost the same as if we had the formal block transfer agreement," she said.
Specifically, you'll want to find out what type of assistance they will offer to transfer your book of business (e.g., preparation of block transfer documents, preparation of client mailings, etc.) to avoid unnecessary time delays and accounts being left behind.
At the university, the student's transcript is "unwrapped." Many courses are not accepted as transferable unless they come bundled in the block transfer degree.
It is ideal in SCADA applications with DNP Level 2 support and has the ability to transfer PLC data via side connect or block transfer. The module is fully configurable through ladder logic and has a built-in debug port.
According to the 1996 Spring Bill, this was meant to be [TABULAR DATA FOR TABLE 9 OMITTED] accomplished by a combination of nominally unchanged block transfers to municipalities, supported by agreements - later converted into legal requirements and the formulation of the block transfer scheme - which committed both counties and municipalities to balance their books by 2000 and to maintain tax rates unchanged in 1997 and 1998.
Block transfer times are as short as 220 msec, resulting in throughputs of over 4500 blocks per sec.
Block transfer agreements exist with three Universities or Colleges for advance credits (two years) toward bachelor degrees in chemistry or environmental science.