critical function

critical function

[′krid·ə·kəl ′fəŋk·shən]
(mathematics)
A function satisfying the Euler equations in the calculus of variations.
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QA managers are the unsung heroes of the food industry, performing a critical function in today's society .
Modelroom performed a completely different and uniquely valuable (if aesthetically risky) critical function.
Paleontologists long assumed that the small size signified floppy, feeble forelimbs that served no critical function.
The CLM marketplace is experiencing solid growth, as organizations in all industries realize the benefits that can be achieved by streamlining and automating this critical function," said Jan Boswell, a Financial Analyst at Smith-Hoffman Capital.
Jeff focuses on the critical function of face-to-face interaction, especially campus tours and other in-person events," explained Niles.
Joe brings to our executive team the expertise and professional maturity this critical function demands," said Phil Francis, chairman and chief executive officer.
It utilizes a gallium arsenide (GaAs) pHEMT (enhancement mode pseudomorphic high electron mobility transistor) switch and diplexer to provide the critical function that switches highly sensitive phone signals between all WCDMA (IMT2100) and GSM bands (GSM-850/900/1800/1900) inside the handset.
It consists of the new measurement and control electronics testControl, which assumes all time and safety critical functions and enables the individual configuration of each test situation.
It will take time, but the key thing to do is examine vulnerable positions and imagine if a large percentage of your staff are off sick, which of your critical functions is going to be in trouble.
Performance drivers fall into three categories: Critical Functions, Generators of Performance, and Blockers of Performance.
As a result of these actions, the company's corporate staff is being reduced and critical functions have been transferred to the new business groups.
With a diminished work force, a key issue will be to identify critical functions and individuals, and crosstrain personnel to ensure that those functions can be fulfilled.

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