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critical update

A software patch that is considered mandatory by the vendor. It typically fixes an embarrassing bug or improves security (see security loophole).
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Along with the critical upgrade of field technology, UN blue helmets are also aiming to "go green" through the responsible use of limited resources, in a bid to leave mission areas in better shape than when they arrived.
One thing to keep in mind though - the Core i5 version does not have a Full HD screen (restricted to a 1366 x 768 pixel panel), while the Core i7 version offers that critical upgrade as well.
The mission critical upgrade was implemented with zero down-time and end-users realized a noticeable increase in application and network speeds and performance.
Veneta Mayor Tim Brooker said the city's water treatment facility will be near capacity by 2010, and he worries that the delay in getting a new forecast will delay a critical upgrade.
The world's largest military satellite constellation received a critical upgrade to its aging command and control system in September thanks to the combined efforts of the regular Air Force's 2nd Space Operations Squadron and its Reserve associate unit, the 19th SOPS, both located at Schriever Air Force Base, Colo.
A critical upgrade was needed, one that would outfit EPLRS with commercial components while lowering production costs.
Post 9/11, the United States is facing a critical upgrade to digital systems over the next five to ten years to improve the quality of video, retrieval of information and capabilities of physical alarm systems.
Because this is a critical upgrade, we all need to do our part to reduce water use while the Upper Feeder is out of service.
The two new IDT switches are optimised to solve system I/O connectivity challenges and offer customers a critical upgrade path and protection of infrastructure investment for next generation servers and storage systems, IDT claims.
The overwhelming success of this critical upgrade is a testament to the strong partnership between the IESO, IBM and eMeter," said Steve Mullins, Associate Partner, Global Business Services, IBM Canada.