chain command

chain command

[′chān kə′mand]
(computer science)
Any input/output command in a sequence of input/output commands such as WRITE, READ, SENSE.
References in classic literature ?
It was vain to think of One Ear so outdistancing his pursuers as to be able to cut across their circle in advance of them and to regain the sled.
Then have faith and take thought with yourself and forget not that you took hold of the right end when you drew that circle in your brain within which to unravel this mysterious play of circumstance.
The vicomte was a nice-looking young man with soft features and polished manners, who evidently considered himself a celebrity but out of politeness modestly placed himself at the disposal of the circle in which he found himself.
Yet so long as it is the highest circle in the imagination of the best heads on the planet, there is something necessary and excellent in it; for it is not to be supposed that men have agreed to be the dupes of anything preposterous; and the respect which these mysteries inspire in the most rude and sylvan characters, and the curiosity with which details of high life are read, betray the universality of the love of cultivated manners.
Any chain command is sent to the ledger will require consensus.
The Blue Sky Center features a supply chain command center powered by Jabil inControl, the company's proprietary system.
If you've not heard about this training metric through your chain command, you will soon.
July 23, 2008 (WASHINGTON) — The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) revealed today in an interview with the 'Time' magazine that the Sudanese government sent an envoy to inquire about how far up the chain command he is willing to go.
com ) created some buzz at its annual customer conference this spring with a futuristic demonstration of a hi-tech supply chain command center.
Although this person can be part of any unit of the organization, he or she can be most effective when situated somewhere in the supply chain command.
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